Robert John Flynn, 71, of Penn Yan, died June 28, 2019 at Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Hospital in Penn Yan.

Following a funeral service, he was buried at Lakeview Cemetery in Penn Yan.

Rob was born December 19, 1947 to Robert C. Flynn and Thelma Vogel.

A 1966 graduate of Penn Yan Academy, Rob served as an Air Force staff sergeant in Vietnam.

He graduated from SUNY Utica Rome with a degree in medical administration and as a nursing home administrator. He co-chaired “bikers for babies” annual fundraiser for the March of Dimes and was a volunteer with the Penn Yan Area Ambulance Corps.

Rob was an avid reader. He loved motor/car racing and enjoyed riding his motorcycles.

He is survived by his son, Steven (Erica); granddaughter, Alyssia Flynn; his former wife, Debra Rose; a sister, Nancy Flynn (Dave) Middleton; and nephews, Carter and Will Middleton.

He was predeceased by his parents, Bob and Thelma Flynn.