AGE: 89 • Metuchen
Robert Solmor of Metuchen, NJ, and New York, NY, passed away on January 10, 2016, at the age of 89. He is survived by his beloved wife of over 68 years, Sarah, his three children, Fran (David), Jeff (Barbara), and Marian (Bob) and six grandchildren - Robby, Daniel, Sarah, David, Aaron, and Jonathan.
After serving in the Navy, he graduated from NYU, where he majored in Engineering. He subsequently received a Master's Degree in Mechanical Engineering from Yale University.
He founded his own Mechanical Engineering company, Sarbo Inc., which was located in Middletown, NJ. He was a resident of Metuchen, NJ, for over 58 years and was a member of Temple Neve Shalom.
He loved to travel and visited over 100 countries and all seven continents with his beloved wife, Sarah.
He was a great adventurer and a life-long learner who loved his family dearly. His memory will live on in those of us who were fortunate enough to know and love him.
Published in Home News Tribune on Feb. 7, 2016.