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Dr Robert Edward "Bobby" Sexton
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Birth: 1926
Jersey City
Hudson County
New Jersey, USA
Death: Jun. 24, 2012
Ocean County
New Jersey, USA

Robert Edward Sexton, MD, beloved husband of Jane Theresa Begley, devoted father to Brian, Durr, Daniel, Ellen, and Thomas, dear grandfather to Sean, Katie, Scott, Kelsey, Nicholas, Rodney Robert, Mathew, Tess, Andrew, and Meg, beloved father-in-law to Dana, Nadezhda, Kathleen, and Patricia and beloved son-in-law, Harold Boade, beloved brother-in-law to Elaine, Ann, Kevin, Mary Margaret and devoted uncle and cousin to scores entered into Eternal Life on Sunday, June 24, 2012.

From his childhood in Jersey City, his service as a Marine Corpsman in World War II, to his long professional and civic activities, God, family and country were his polestars. Although he had many accomplishments such as founding the first Obstetrics and Gynecology practice in the area, (Sexton, Brooks and Evans), being Chief of Staff at the hospital, President of the Manasquan River Golf Club, and The Friendly Sons of St. Patrick's Irishman of the Year, a graduate of Georgetown Medical School and St. Peter's College of Jersey City and most humble Nortre Dame football fan. Robert considered his greatest achievement to be that he had been married to Jane for 58 years and had been blessed to watch their children's children grow in wisdom and grace. After a full life wherein he bravely tackled many physical illnesses, Robert was prepared for the end and had could say with certainty: "I have fought a good fight, I have finished my course, I have kept the faith."

Relatives and friends are invited to call from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday, June 29, 2012 at Orender Family Home for Funerals, 2643 Old Bridge Road, Manasquan. A Mass of Christian burial will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 30 at St. Denis Church, Manasquan. Interment will follow at Greenwood Cemetery, Brielle. Memorial donations may be made to the Sisters of Life at St. Paul the Apostle Convent, 586 McLean Ave., Yonkers, NY 10705. To send condolences to the family or obtain directions to the funeral home, please visit
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  George M. Sexton (1896 - 1960)
  Kathryn Durr Sexton (1890 - 1980)
Greenwood Cemetery
Monmouth County
New Jersey, USA
Created by: Bob Spalding
Record added: Aug 12, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 95262721
Dr Robert Edward Bobby Sexton
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Dr Robert Edward Bobby Sexton
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Dr Robert Edward Bobby Sexton
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