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OFFICIAL OBITUARY FOR

Dr. Robert G La Camera

1926 - 2021

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Dr. Robert George La Camera, retired New Haven Pediatrician, passed away peacefully and in comfort on October 8, 2021 at 95 years old. He was born in Warren, Ohio, the second of identical twin sons of Miriam Geis La Camera and Dr. Frank La Camera.
Dr. La Camera attended the U of Cincinnati with a pre-med major, then volunteered for the US Navy. He was stationed in Rochester, NY where he met his future wife, Jean Mariah Cobb. He was reassigned back to the U of Cincinnati for medical...

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Bill Fish

October 18, 2021 11:23 PM

To the Family:

Dr. LaCamera was my pediatrician. In 1974, I lost my voice a week before my Bar Mitzvah. He prescribed some medication and I magically recovered days before! I fondly remember the office with Dr. Wessel on Howard Avenue. He was a kind, gentle soul and terrific doctor. May he Rest In Peace.

Bill Fish

Susan Klein

October 15, 2021 7:00 PM

Dear Ann and Patty,

My sisters and I have fond memories of Bob LaCamera and Morris Wessel, seeing them as patients well into our twenties and following that, as friends. Both had long meaningful lives with much positive impact that is still felt all over New Haven. I last saw Bob, accompanied by one of you, a couple of years ago, with my husband Henry Lowendorf; it was a lovely encounter. We all send condolences to you and your families, and know that Bob's memory will continue to be a blessing.

Sincerely, Susan, Joanne and Cathy Klein, Henry Lowendorf, and Steve Grover

Marge and Gene Schiller

October 15, 2021 4:57 PM

Our world has lost a remarkable role model for adding good to the community. He will be missed, to say the least. please Rest in Peace.

Rich Smullen

October 15, 2021 1:40 PM

RIP Dr. LaCamera. You were a true gentleman and a great friend to our family. Every so often in life we get to meet a true gem of a man and you were that man.

Robert and Ruth Lesser

October 15, 2021 11:41 AM

WE with you all the best in this most difficult time. He will always be with you
Fondly,
Ruth and Bob Lesser

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