Robert F Easton, Sr.

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Robert F Easton, Sr.

<p>Robert F. Easton, Sr. passed away on May 29, 2024 at the age of 91. He was the son of Harold and Loretta Easton and grew up in Kearny, New Jersey. He attended Kearny High School and was a graduate of the class of 1951. At Kearny High he was the co-Captain of the baseball and soccer teams. He helped lead the soccer team to the Group 4 State Championship in 1950 and was named an All-State Selection by the Newark News. He was also inducted into the Kearny High School Hall of Fame for his soccer accomplishments.&nbsp;</p><p><br></p><p>After graduation he went to work at Western Electric Kearny Works and completed a Tool and Die apprentice program. He then transferred to the Western Electric Research Center in Hopewell, New Jersey, working as a model maker and an Associate Engineer until he retired in 1989 with 30 years of service. He was the owner and operator of E &amp; M Tool Company.</p><p><br></p><p>&nbsp;He married the love of his life, Evangeline Keenan, in 1951 and they had 5 children, Debra Rzemieniewski and husband Henry, Denise Johnson, Bobby, Donna Martin and her husband Charlie, and Jackie and his wife, Emily. He leaves behind 11 grandchildren: Mark, Billy, Danny, Henry, Rachael, Zachary, Wyatt, Elizabeth, Kevin, Claire, and Mariah and 13 great grandchildren.&nbsp;</p><p><br></p><p>Robert was an active member of the Hillsborough N.J. community. He was a former basketball coach, former member of the Roycefield Swim Club, one of the founding members of the Hillsborough Football Dukes, a member of the Hillsborough Senior Citizens Chapter B, a lector at Mary Mother of God Church, and a member of the Circle of Friends. He also loved going to his children's, grandchildren's and great-grandchildren's sporting events.&nbsp;</p><p><br></p><p>Robert was predeceased by his wife Evangeline, who died in 2009, and his son Robert F. Easton, Jr, who died in 2015.</p><p><br></p><p>&nbsp;A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11am in the Mary Mother of God Church, 157 S. Triangle Road, Hillsborough, NJ 08844 on Saturday, June 15th, 2024. Burial will follow at Resurrection cemetery, Piscataway, NJ. Visiting for relatives and friends will be held the same day from 10:30 - 11am in the church.&nbsp;</p><p><br></p><p>In lieu of flowers, please donate to Mary, Mother of God Church, 157 S. Triangle Rd, Hillsborough, NJ 08844 or the Hillsborough Raider Booster Association, P. O. Box 6266, Hillsborough, New Jersey 08844</p>
January 17, 1933 - May 29, 202401/17/193305/29/2024
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Susan and Caitlin Stickle

June 11, 2024

The planting of 1 memorial tree in the honor of Robert F Easton, Sr. has been arranged by Susan and Caitlin Stickle. Plant a tree
Please accept our most heartfelt sympathies for your loss... Our thoughts are with you and your family during this difficult time.
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Lawrence and Ulrike McCray

June 06, 2024

The planting of 1 memorial tree in the honor of Robert F Easton, Sr. has been arranged by Lawrence and Ulrike McCray. Plant a tree
With Deepest Sympathy. Your father was a wonderful person.
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Sharon and Gail Keating

June 04, 2024

The planting of 1 memorial tree in the honor of Robert F Easton, Sr. has been arranged by Sharon and Gail Keating. Plant a tree
Your father was always a wonderful person. Our deepest condolences to you and all his family