AGE: 75 • Barnegat
Robert Pero, 75, of Barnegat, passed away at his home on Friday, Feb. 28, 2014. Born in Jersey City, he was formerly of Toms River before moving to Barnegat 8 years ago. He worked as a Boilermaker for Local 28, Bayonne for 30 years before retiring 17 years ago.
He was predeceased by his brother, Lyle. Surviving is his wife of 52 years, Diane; his mother, Elizabeth, Newton; his children, Robert Jr. ad his wife Leslie, Toms River; Thomas, Los Angeles, CA; Michaelanne and her husband Robert Dietlmeier; Jene' Sierchio & Sami and her husband Wayne Tava, all of Toms River; his brothers, Albert & Jan; and grandchildren, Robert, Isabella, Marisa, Robert III & Jack.
Visitation will be from 12 noon to 2 p.m. & 5 to 7 p.m. Sunday, March 2 at the Family Owned Carmona-Bolen Home for Funerals, 412 Main St., Toms River. Funeral mass will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday, March 3 at St. Joesphs R.C. Church, Toms River. Entombment will follow at St. Joseph's Cemetery, Toms River. Condolences can be sent to: carmonabolefh.com