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Robert Edwards Jr.

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Robert Edwards, Jr.

Brick - Robert H. Edwards, Jr., age 85, of Brick Township passed away on Wednesday, February 21st, 2018 at his home. Robert was born in Newark, NJ on July 24th, 1932 to the late Robert and May Edwards. Robert proudly served his country in the United States Army. Until his retirement, Robert worked for the State of NJ. A worldly individual, Robert enjoyed the outdoors, travelling, speaking several languages, polka and country line dancing, and participating in running marathons.

Robert is preceded in death by his parents and by his sibling, Esther Christie in 2013.

He is survived by his niece and nephews, June McCue and her husband Michael of Lancaster, MA, Stephen B. Christie and his wife Joan of Vernon, David H. Christie and his wife Pat of Kinnelon, Richard Christie and his wife Mary of Chester, Mark Christie and many great nieces and nephews.

The family will receive relatives and friends for a Memorial Gathering on Saturday, March 17th, 2018 from 10:30 am until 11:30 am at Colonial Funeral Home, 2170 Highway 88 Brick, NJ 08724. The committal service will follow at Laurelton Baptist Cemetery in Brick Township. In lieu of flowers donations may be made in Robert's memory to a . Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting
Published in Asbury Park Press on Mar. 14, 2018
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