GOUVERNEUR- Robert Rexford Halpen, age 75, of Gouverneur, passed away on Friday, November 1, 2013 at E.J. Noble Hospital in Gouverneur. Calling hours will be on Monday, November 4th from 2:00-4:00 and 7:00-9:00 p.m. at French Funeral Home, Gouverneur. His funeral service will be on Tuesday, November 5th at 11:00 a.m. at the funeral home with Rev. Beth Benham officiating. Condolences may be made online to www.frenchfuneralhomes.com.