Robert A. Holt, 35, of Canton died January 24, 2013 at his home.

The Allen-Denesha Funeral Home, DeKalb Junction is entrusted with arrangements. There will be calling hours on Monday, January 28, 3 – 5 PM.

Robert is survived by his parents, Richard H. and Rosanne M. Weaver Holt , Canton, paternal grandmother, Cecile R. LaPierre Holt, Gouverneur, a brother, Richard A. Holt, Ketchikan, Alaska, a sister and brother in law, Jennifer and Shawn Lashua, Hermon, nieces, Courtney Holt, and Sierra Lashua, nephews, Kodi Wentzel and Draven Lashua, great nephew, Cohen Marin, Jennika Shipee, Dylan Petrie, many aunts, uncles and cousins.

He was predeceased by his maternal grandparents, Grace and Alex Weaver, and paternal grandfather, Richard Holt.

Robert was born on December 20, 1977 in Watertown, he graduated from Hermon DeKalb Central School in 1997, and he then worked for NYSARC in Hermon as an assistant habilitation specialist.

A marriage to Jessie Gladle ended in divorce. He loved to disassemble and reassemble anything mechanical, welding, and working on cars.

In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the American Diabetes Association.

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