Robert B. Medeika, 37, a resident of Medeika Lane, died Tuesday evening, May 10, 2011, at his residence.

Robert was born Sept. 23, 1973, in Bridgeport, Conn., the son of Roger and Patricia Ford Medeika, and grew up in Westport, Conn. After moving to Maine with his family, he attended and graduated from Medomak Valley High School in Waldoboro.

Living on the pond, he grew to love fishing, having landed many trophy-worthy trout over the years. He also enjoyed working with computers.

Robert was predeceased by his father, Roger Medeika in 2009, and a brother, Joseph Medeika in 1992.

He is survived by his mother, Patricia Medeika of Washington; a sister, Maria Medeika-Lucarelli of Deep River, Conn.; a niece, April Lucarelli; and three nephews, Joshua Fox, Joseph Lucarelli and Benjamin Lucarelli.

A celebration of Robert’s life will be held Monday, May 16 at 11 a.m. at the Peoples United Methodist Church in Union. A gathering will follow in the church hall. A committal service will be held Tuesday, May 17 at 11 a.m. at the family lot in Assumption Cemetery, 73 Greens Farms Rd, Westport, Conn.

Should friends desire, memorial donations may be made to the charity of one’s choice.

To share condolences, memories and photos with the Medeika family, visit their Book of Memories at hallfuneralhomes.com.

Arrangements are with Hall Funeral Home, 949 Main St. in Waldoboro.