Roberto Edmund Brandveen resident of Williamsburg and Petersburg, Virginia passed away on July 6, 2018. In his lifetime he was an esteemed member of the Knights of Columbus, St. Joseph’s and St. Bede’s Church, a retired correctional officer and counselor of the United States Federal Bureau of Prisons, and an alumni of Fordham University of New York. He leaves behind a long legacy as a mentor, teacher, and dear friend. He is survived by his daughters Alexius Brandveen and Kristina Brandveen, step-daughters Kimberly Rodriguez, Sholanda Jenkins, and brothers Antonio Brandveen and Reginal Brandveen, nieces Ashley Brandveen, Bianca Lankford, Andrea Crest and Danielle Brandveen, as well as nephews Sean Brandveen and Andrew Brandveen. He is preceded in death by father and mother Antonius and Louisa Brandveen. Services will be held on Thursday, July 12, 2018, at Bucktrout of Williamsburg, Located at 4124 Ironbound Road, Williamsburg VA, 23188. Visitation hours are from 11am to 12pm with a funeral service following immediately after.