Robert J. Merendino Robert J. Merendino
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Robert J. "Bobby"
1947 - 2018
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Obituary for Robert J. "Bobby" Merendino

Robert J. "Bobby"  Merendino
MERENDINO, Robert J. “Bobby”, age 71, a lifelong resident of Garfield, died on August 15, 2018. Bobby worked in the maintenance department 25 years at the Garfield Housing Authority retiring in 2006, he served in the US Army during the Vietnam War decorated with the Good Conduct Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal, and Sharpshooter Medal, and he was a former member of the Garfield UNICO. He is survived by his three loving daughters, Melissa Merendino, Amanda Merendino, and Kristina Burbano and husband William, three cherished grandchildren, Gabriella, Emily, and Isabella, his former wife, Linda Merendino, a dear niece, Justine Sarno and husband William, a sister-in-law, RoseAnn Merendino, and two great-nieces, Aubree and Christina Sarno. He is predeceased by his parents, Joseph and Concetta Merendino, and a brother, Joseph Merendino. A memorial service will be held 4 to 7 pm on Thursday, August 30, 2018, at the Aloia Funeral Home. The Merendino family is in the care of the Aloia Funeral Home, 180 Harrison Ave., Garfield (973-340-7077). Condolences visit

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Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal


Good Conduct Medal

National Defense Service Medal


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