Robert (Bob) E. Cushman Jr. of Bedford, died Dec. 30, 2022. He was 87.
He was the son of Robert and Catherine (Ranney) Cushman of Pelham and Hartland, Vermont. He graduated from Deerfield Academy in 1954 and Yale University in 1958. At Yale, he excelled as an athlete, founding the Yale ski team and earning honorable mention All-American in lacrosse.