DeRobertis, Nicholas Edward
Nicholas Edward DeRobertis, 60, of Somers, NY, passed away suddenly on July 1, 2013. He was born in New York, NY in 1953 to Betty Elsie and Dominick A. DeRobertis. A 1971 Yorktown High School Graduate, Nick excelled in Varsity lacrosse at Franklin and Marshall College while earning his degree in Biology. He studied at New York Medical College and went on to pursue his passion of Emergency and Family Medicine at what would become his second home, St. Joseph's Medical Center. Throughout his lifetime, Nick's devotion and loyalty to all that he loved never faltered. He left an imprint on everyone he met and will forever be remembered as the greatest husband, father, son, brother, uncle, friend, physician, and teacher. Nick's passion for life will be perpetuated by all who knew him.
Nick is survived by his wife, Judith, four children - Alicia Nicole, Nicholas Edward, Nina Marie, and Maria Elise, his father Dominick A. DeRobertis, and his siblings - Karen Brett, Dominick DeRobertis, Betty MacAllister, and Donna Fox.
Family will receive friends on Friday July 5, 2013 at 2-4pm & 7-9pm at Clarke Funeral Home in Yorktown Heights. The funeral Mass will be held on Saturday, 10am at St. Patrick's Church, Yorktown Heights, NY.
In lieu of flowers, please send donations to the Dr. Nicholas DeRobertis Foundation at St. Joseph's Medical Center.