Robert Gregory Amend

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Robert Gregory Amend, 77, of New Bern passed away Saturday, Jan. 14 at CarolinaEast Medical Center.

He was born in Brooklyn and lived in Parsippany, N.J. before retiring to New Bern in 1995. He was a communicant of St. Paul Roman Catholic Church.

He is survived by his beloved wife and partner of 45 years Catherine (Kay); daughter, AnnaMarie and Scott Hendershott of Wayne, N.J.; and son, Michael and Tracey Tango Amend of Chatham, N.J.; four beautiful granddaughters; and many nieces and nephews.

He was predeceased by his parents, Bernard and Anna Hoffmann Amend, and his brothers and sisters, Edward, George, Paul, Eleanor and Elizabeth Amend and Miriam Meehan and Joan Burt.

A rosary service will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 17 at Cotten Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 2:30 p.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 17 at Cotten Funeral Home. A memorial service will be held by Father Victor Gournas at Cotten Funeral Home at 4 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 17.

A funeral mass and inurnment will be held at a later date in Middletown, N.J.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the at ACS CAN P.O. Box 29427 Atlanta, GA 30359.

Online condolences may be made to the Amend family at

Arrangements are by Cotten Funeral Home & Crematory.

Published in Sun Journal from Jan. 16 to Jan. 19, 2012
Robert Gregory Amend
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