Nicholas Robert, age 18, of Oradell, NJ, formerly of Staten Island, NY tragically passed away on Sunday, May 11, 2014.
Beloved son of Robert Joseph DeSandis and Lynn DeSandis-Grand; stepson of Warren Grand. Devoted brother and strong advocate for his autistic sister Kaitlyn Elizabeth. Cherished step brother of Anthony, Alex and Vinny Grand. Loving grandson of Nicholas DeSandis, the late Madeline Desandis, Shirley Breyer and Walter Breyer. Dear nephew of Jill DeSandis, Scott Breyer and Kristen Breyer-Roy. Cherished cousin of Samantha Breyer, James Roy and Matthew Roy.
Nicholas was a Freshman at Bergen Community College, and worked as a part-time sales associate at Ambercrombie & Fitch. He will always be remembered for his love of life, his enthusiasm when he went to the Mets and Jets games and to the beach
and his contagious happiness and laughter he brought to his family and friends.
Friends and family are invited for visitation on Wednesday from 4-9 PM at Volk Leber Funeral Home, 268 Kinder-kamack Road, Oradell, NJ. Private funeral service and burial.
In lieu of flowers, please make a donation in Nicholas' name to: Autism Speaks, 1060 State Road, 2nd Floor, Princeton, NJ 08540 or at autismspeaks.org
To view Nicholas' tribute page and for more information, please visit volkleber.com