The Reverend Robert E. Hullstrung

The Reverend Robert E. Hullstrung


Let us remember with thanksgiving the life and ministry of Rev. Robert E. Hullstrung, 83, who died on December 3, 2017 surrounded by his loving family. He was the devoted husband of Flora (Robinson) Hullstrung, to whom he was married for 58 years.

Rev. Hullstrung was born October 8, 1934 in Mineola, NY, son of the late Jacob and Ethel (Condy) Hullstrung. He served the New York Conference for over 37 years, pastoring churches on Long Island in East Meadow, Flanders, East Quogue, Uniondale and Woodbury. Robert retired in 1996 and moved to Vermont, where he served for 18 years at West Swanton UMC.

In addition to his wife, Robert is survived by his four sons: Garret of Syosset, NY; Jeffrey of Jericho, VT; Russell and his wife, Sophia, of Beacon Falls, VT; and Gregory and his wife, Liza, of Mohegan Lake, NY. He is also survived by four grandchildren: Savannah, Michael, Matthew and Jaxon.

There will be a memorial service at the Yorktown United Methodist Church, 2300 Crompond Rd, Yorktown Heights, NY 10598 on Saturday, January 6, 2018 at 11:30 am. Donations in Robert's name can be made to Yorktown United Methodist Church or the Closer to Free Fund at Smilow Cancer Center at Yale New Haven Hospital.

To share a memory and condolence, please visit Alderson Ford Funeral Homes.