Robert W. Young Sr.
AGE: 64 • Port Monmouth
Robert W. Young, 64, of Port Monmouth, NJ, died Saturday, July 16, 2011 at Riverview Hospital, in Red Bank. He was lifelong resident of Middletown. Robert worked as a Sprinkler Manager for Metro Fire and Safety. He was the executive director for the American Fire Sprinkler Association of NJ. From 1994-2004 Bob served as a Eucharistic minister and lector at St. Ann's, Keansburg, and was head of their Holy Name Society. He was a communicant of St. Catherine's Church, North Middletown. He was a Knight of Columbus of the 3rd Order, Bayshore Council. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather and an avid Mets fan.
Surviving are his wife of 37 years, Winifred Young; 2 sons, Robert W. and his wife Kristie Young, Scott T. and his wife Danielle Young; 5 grandchildren, Jeffery, Brian, Elizabeth, Matthew, and Scott Jr.
Robert was preceded in death by his parents Robert L. and Eva Young.
Visitation will be held Tuesday, July 19, 2011 2 pm to 4 pm and 7 pm to 9 pm at John F. Pfleger Funeral Home, 115 Tindall Road, Middletown. A Funeral Liturgy will be offered Wednesday, July 20, 2011 at 9:30 am at St. Catherine's Church, Bray Ave., N. Middletown. Burial will follow at Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Middletown.
For more information, to send condolences or for directions, please visit www.pflegerfh.com
Published by Asbury Park Press on Jul. 18, 2011.