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Romeo J. Abbate
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Birth: 1924
Newark
Essex County
New Jersey, USA
Death: Apr. 14, 2011
Rahway
Union County
New Jersey, USA

Published in the Sunday Star Ledger
April 17, 2011 Page 20 Section One

Romeo J. Abbate of Clark, N.J., died Thursday, April 14, 2011, in RWJUH at Rahway. He was 87.

Funeral services will be Tuesday at 11 a.m. in the Corey-Ragan Funeral Home, 259 Elm Ave., Rahway, N.J. Interment is in St. John's R.O. Cemetery, Clark. Visitation is on Monday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Parastas services are Monday at 3:30 p.m.

Born in Newark, N.J., Mr. Abbate resided in Rahway and in Clark for the past 31 years. Prior to his retirement, he worked as a mechanic for CEDE Candy Co., Union, N.J., for 35 years. Mr. Abbate was a U.S. Army veteran, serving during World War II, and a member of the American Legion Post 5, Rahway. He was very involved in classic cars.

Predeceased by his wife, Margaret, in 2004, and a grandson, Brandon Allen, in 2006, he is survived by two daughters, Theresa Turney and Dawn Allen, both of Lake Ariel, Pa.; one brother, Gene Abbate of Union Beach, N.J.; one sister, Lucille Scelfo of Springfield, N.J., and three grandchildren, Elisa, Dennis and Joseph.

NOTE: Birth year is an estimation based on information in obituary. 
 
Burial:
Saint John the Baptist R. O. Cemetery
Clark
Union County
New Jersey, USA
 
Created by: Nicole
Record added: Apr 23, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 68841804
 

 
 
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