Robert Scott Amadio

Robert Scott Amadio, 81, longtime resident of Milford, NH, died peacefully on February 20th, 2024, at his home in Holly Springs, NC.

He was born in Nashua, NH on September 1st, 1942, the son of the late Joseph Luke Amadio and Helen Rhoda (Jones) Amadio.

Robert graduated from Milford High School in 1960, where he enjoyed playing basketball, baseball and soccer. Shortly thereafter he entered the U.S Army reserves in 1964 and was honorably discharged in 1970. He was a member of the Milford Ambulance Service and spent time coaching little league for the MCAA.

He was employed at Super Save Market until 1974 where he then went to work for Raytheon until 2002 and retired as a Production Control Planner. This allowed him time to spend golfing and going to car shows with friends and family.

Robert met his wife Brenda in 1962 and married in September 1965, where they shared 58 years of marriage.

He enjoyed many hobbies including raising show rabbits, snowmobiling, playing guitar with different bands and collecting antique model cars.

He is survived by his wife Brenda Amadio; son Derrick Amadio (NH); daughter and son in-law Kendra and Raymond McDonald (NC); grandchildren, Timothy Cox II, Garreth Cox, Kailah and husband Garrett Sanders, Jake McDonald, and Kelsey McDonald (All of NC); great-grandchild Brynnleigh Sanders (NC). He is also survived by many cousins, nieces and nephews.

SERVICES: Calling hours will be held on May 3, 2024, from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM in the Smith & Heald Funeral Home, 63 Elm Street, Milford, NH, a funeral service will follow at 12:00 PM in the funeral home Chapel. Burial will conclude in Riverside Cemetery, Milford, NH.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to St. Jude’s, 501 St. Jude Pl, Memphis, TN 38105 and Shriners, PO Box 1525, Ranson, WV 25438, two organizations Robert felt strongly about.

Arrangements are in the care of the Smith & Heald Funeral Home, 63 Elm Street, Milford, NH 03055. To share a memory or offer a condolence please visit www.smith-heald.com for more information.