Robert F. New of Chenango Bridge, 89 went to be with his Lord on Sunday, April 27, 2014. He was predeceased by his wife of 67 years, Elaine. He is survived by his loving children, Mike and Lynn New, Denise New, Cheryl Baugh; grandchildren, Jeffrey and Mara, Jennifer and Zachary, Shawn and Sarah, Meredith and Evan; three great-grandchildren. Robert graduated from Hornell High School Class of 1942. He went on to receive degrees from West Virginia at Morgantown and earned his Master's Degree from Binghamton University. He retired from Singer Link after 39 years of service as an Electrical Engineer where he traveled extensively for the company. He was a member of St. Francis of Assisi Church and IEEE. Bob was a woodworker, avid tennis player and built many electronics from scratch-tv, radio and stereos. A Funeral Mass will be offered on Wednesday, April 30, 2014 at St. Francis of Assisi Church, at 11:00 a.m. The family will receive friends from 10:00 until the time of Mass at the church. Burial will follow in Calvary Cemetery. In Bob's memory kindly consider donations to ALS Association, Development Department, 127s K Street NW, Suite 250, Washington, DC 20005