Stapleton Family Funeral Home
and Crematorium Center

685 Park Ave Cranston, RI 02910 401-461-5050


Robert Chet Yuen Tow 1/2/2018



Tow, Robert Chet Yuen, 80, of Greenville, RI died Tuesday (1/2/2018) at Our Lady of Fatima Hospital.  Born in Toishan, China, he was the son of the late Mr. Wai Lam Tso and Mrs. Chu Nui Chin. He was the husband of the late Sen Mee (Chin) Tow.  He is survived by his children: Cheryl A. Tow-Keogh of Wallingford, CT; Selena R. Antoniello of Burrillville, RI; Kevin R. Tow of Wilmington, MA and Darrick C. Tow of Seekonk, MA. and 7 grandchildren: Anna Keogh, John Keogh, Laura Antoniello, Katie Antoniello, Jack Tow, Nickolas Tow, and Daniel Tow.  He was brother of the late Harry Cho and Chui Tang Cho.

Robert came to the United States in 1952. He started working at the Mee Hong Restaurant, later served in the United States Air Force, and earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering from Roger Williams College. He retired from the Foxboro Company as a Systems Engineer after more than 30 years.

He was an advocate of multiple charities including Boston Children’s Hospital, the Rhode Island Hospital Foundation, the American Cancer Society, and various US Veterans organizations. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that a donation be made in remembrance of Robert to the charity of your choice.
His life will be celebrated with calling hours on Friday, January 5th from 4-8 pm with a funeral service Saturday at 10 am at the Stapleton Family Funeral Home, 684 Park Avenue, Cranston, RI.  Visit for directions.


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