September 21, 2005; loving son of Dr. William and Patricia (nee Tocco) Bager; loving brother of Christina (Rhett) Warrener; loving fiancé of Tracy Bliznik; loving grandson of Joseph and Jean Bager, Nicia and the late John Tocco and the late Elizabeth (nee Sheridan) Bager; loving nephew of Anna Mauri, Diana (Bob) Drzewiecki, Tony (Kathy) Tocco, Rita (Mike) Browne, John (Joanne), Joan (Leonard) Maciag, Betty (Don) Haug, Mary Jean Kraengel, Henry (Maria) Steurnagel and Ann Marie Steurnagel; also survived by cousins.
In lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made in their son’s memory to Brockport College Fund – Captain Robert A. Bager, SUNY Brockport, Attn: Rhonda St. Amant, 350 New Campus Dr., Brockport, NY 14420-2914.
Below are pictures of then 1st Lt. Bager's first tour of duty in Iraq, with the 1-1 CAV 1st Armored Division based in Germany.
Bager in the Abrams.
In the Motor Pool
On patrol in Baghdad.