Obituary of Robert J. Pusilo

June 4, 2024

Robert J. Pusilo.  1939 - 2024.  His career spanded numerous years as an actor and a costume designer for numerous Broadway plays and movies. Both Robert and his husband Paul R Lemma were proud owners of Authentique a Xmas and antique shop for more than 40 years. He was also an activist and supporter for the LGBTQ community.  His memory will forever be enshrined in the fabric of the lives of those Robert touched.  In his absence, his spirit lives on — a gentle whisper in the breeze, a ray of sunlight on a cloudy day, a reminder that love knows no boundaries. He is predeceased by his husband Paul R. Lemma.  He is survived by his sister, nieces and grand nieces.  He will be laid to rest in a mausoleum at Trinity Church Cemetery at 770 Riverside Drive, NY, NY 10032

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June 11, 2024

9:30 AM to 10:15 AM

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New York, NY 10012

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