Robert J., 78, of Oakland, NJ, passed into eternal life on November 5, 2012. Bob is survived by his wife of 53 years, Geraldine, son Robert H. Ferris, daughter Julie E. Artim, son-in-law Frank Artim, and brother Ken Ferris. Bob graduated Fairleigh Dickenson University with a Bachelor's Degree and received his Masters at New York University
. He enjoyed baseball and was an avid fan of the New York Yankees all of his life. Bob also loved being an 18th century re-enactor with the Brigade of the American Revolution for over 35 years. The family requested donations to one of the following organizations:
, AmVets or the Butler United Methodist Church. Arrangements made by the Oakland Memorial Home.