Robert Earl Hammond
Robert Earl Hammond, "Rocky", passed at Hamilton Park Health Center in Jersey City, NJ on September 28, 2013. Born in Plainfield, he resided in Piscataway for last 29 years, formerly of Riverdale, NY. He served in the US Coast Guard, retired veteran of 24 years and was employed as a Control Operations Manager and a Marketing Manager at Pepsi Cola. He was a member of the Plainfield T.R.E.A. Chapter #51 serving as President, a founding member of the N.A.F.S.A.S., NY., and a member of the VFW
Post in Dunellen.
Predeceased by son, Sean & daughter, Rillis Hammond, surviving his daughter Rillette, son Robert E. Jr., daughter in-law Helen, brothers, Thomas and Charles Hammond, sisters, Gwendolyn Royster, Alma Ann Adams, Julia Ward, Delores Jordan, Odessa Peddy, 2 grandchildren, Robert E. III & Reginald E. Hammond.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday 10 AM at the Mt. ZION AME Church, 630 East front St., Plainfield, visitation will be Tuesday 6-9PM at the Church. Arrangements by Judkins. www.judkinscolonialhome.com