Robert F., 83, of Clifton, died Friday at home.
Born in Paterson he resided in Clifton for 46 years. He was an accountant for his entire career retiring in April 2013. Mr. Bloetjes was a parishioner of St. Brendan's R.C. Church, Clifton and was a United States Army
National Guard Veteran.
He is predeceased by one brother, William Bloetjes.
He is survived by his wife of sixty three years, the former Joan T. Papasso; one son, Christopher Bloetjes of Clifton; two daughters, Susan K. Puglise of Clifton and Barbara Pieres and her husband, Kenneth of Butler; a brother, John Bloetjes and his wife, Kathryn of Pennsylvania; one sister, Dorothy Haasnoot of The Netherlands; and five grandchildren, Kenneth Pieres, Christian Pieres, Matthew Pieres, Michele Puglise and Jessica Pieres.
Funeral Services are 10:15 AM Tuesday from Bizub-Quinlan Funeral Home, 1313 Van Houten Ave., Clifton and 11 AM from St. Brendan's R.C. Church, corner of Lakeview Avenue and Crooks Ave., Clifton. Interment to follow at Laurel Grove Cemetery and Memorial Park, Totowa. Visiting hours Monday 4-8 PM.
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