Robert W. Gillen, a longtime resident of Mount Vernon, died on April 2, 2013. He was 99.Robert was born on January 17, 1914 in Mt. domain archive . Vernon to the late James and Elizabeth (Chambers) Gillen. He served in the Navy during WWII and was a truck driver/warehouseman for the Gannet Co. in Mount Vernon for many years. He was predeceased by his wife the former Frances Elizabeth Barton who died in 1995. . He is survived by his sons Brian and Robert Jr.; his daughters – in – law Rose and Barbara and his grandchildren Elizabeth, Julia, Kathleen, Jennifer and Matthew.Visiting hours are Friday 5-8 pm at Lloyd Maxcy & Sons Beauchamp Chapel Inc. 16 Shea Pl. New Rochelle. spscc bookstore . A funeral mass is scheduled for Saturday 11 am at Our Lady Queen of Peace Chapel at the Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Interment will follow at Gate of Heaven Cemetery.