Fred Robert, age 91, died on April 4, 2014. Born in New York, Fred was a graduate of New York University (BA and MBA), served in the US Army during World War II, and retired as an executive from Citibank NA after 30 years.
He is survived by his beloved wife of 63 years, Gloria; his children Cathy (John Willett) of Garrett Park, MD, Laura Stoneman (Douglas) of Milliken, CO, Robert (Theresa) of Wyckoff, NJ, and Russell (Inaree) of Mt. Arlington, NJ; as well as four grandchildren.
A resident of Ridgewood for over 55 years, Fred enjoyed his retirement, traveling with Gloria and participating actively with the Ridgewood Hobbyists. He loved good food and good company.
A memorial service will be held on May 2, 2014 at 11:00 am at CC Van Emburgh Funeral Home, 306 E. Ridgewood Ave., Ridgewood, NJ 07450.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Fred Gebhard's name to the American Red Cross or to Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, PO Box 27106, New York, NY 10087, mskcc.org.
C. C. Van Emburgh - Ridgewood
306 E Ridgewood Ave Ridgewood, NJ 07450
Published in The Record/Herald News on Apr. 8, 2014