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Robert Charles Armstrong

AGE: 62 • Atlantic Highlands

Robert Charles Armstrong, age 62, died Wednesday, December 14, 2016 at home in Atlantic Highlands, after a 2 year battle with Pancreatic Cancer. Bob was born in Red Bank, NJ and was a lifelong resident of Highlands, NJ before moving to Atlantic Highlands in 2013.

Bob was a graduate of Henry Hudson Regional School, and received a Diesel Mechanic certification from Lincoln Tech before becoming a commercial lobsterman.

Over the next 40 years of commercial fishing, Bob would continue his love for being on the water, exploring different commercial fishing opportunities such as Killies, Blue Claw Crabs and Hard Clams.

Bob was a life member and Ex-Chief of Columbia Hose Company #1 of The Highlands Fire Department. Bob served the Department for 36 years.

Bob was predeceased by his parents, George F. and Dolores E. (Hand) Armstrong; his siblings George M. Armstrong and Cathy Ann Armstrong. He is survived by his beloved wife, Cathy (Cottrell) Armstrong and his brother John Armstrong; his loving children, Robert Armstrong II and his wife Mary of Port Monmouth,NJ; Michael Armstrong and his wife Julie of Navesink, NJ; two cherished grandchildren, Michael Armstrong Jr. and Robert Armstrong III.

He will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved him.

Calling hours will be Monday, December 19 from 2-4 & 7-8:30pm at John P. Condon Funeral Home LLC, 804 St. Hwy. #36, Leonardo, NJ.

The funeral will be held 8:30 pm on Monday, December 19 at John P. Condon Funeral Home LLC, 804 St. Hwy. #36, Leonardo, NJ. Cremation Services will be private.

In lieu of flowers, please send donations for pancreatic cancer research to The Lustgarten Foundation. nate
Published in Asbury Park Press on Dec. 18, 2016
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