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Robert D. Masterson

July 19, 1952 ~ January 13, 2021 (age 68)

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AOH: 7:15pm

Col. D.B. Kelly Pipes & Drums: 7:30pm


Robert D. Masterson, 68, of South Amboy died on Wednesday January 13, 2021 at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick. Born in South Amboy he lived there all his life. A veteran of the Air National Guard he was employed by the Middlesex County Department of Labor. A member of St. Mary’s R.C. Church, South Amboy he was a longtime member of the Ancient Order of Hibernians, where he was named Hibernian of the Year in 2017. He was a member of the Col. D.B. Kelly Pipes and Drums, the St. Stephen’s Lodge 63 F&AM and Cub Scout Pack 391/99. 

Son of the late William and Mary Carbone Masterson he is survived by his wife of 47 years Gloria Jeannette Masterson; his sons Richard Masterson and his fiancée Sara Wood and Ryan Masterson and his wife Renee, Robert Masterson, II and Ross Masterson; his brother William P. Masterson and his wife Carol and his grandchildren Maddux, Mickey, Emily, Landon, Harden, Isaac, Johnathan and Kaileigh.

Funeral services will be held on Tuesday January 19, 2021 at 8:45am from The Gundrum Service “Home For Funerals” 237 Bordentown Avenue, South Amboy followed by a 9:30am Mass of Christian Burial at St. Mary’s Church. Interment will be in Christ Church Cemetery, South Amboy. Visitation will be on Monday from 5 to 8pm during which the family asks visitors to limit their time within the funeral home. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to The Ancient Order of Hibernians, 271 Second Street, South Amboy, NJ 08879.

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January 18, 2021

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
The Gundrum Service
237 Bordentown Ave.
South Amboy, NJ 08879

Mass of Christian Burial
January 19, 2021

9:30 AM
St. Mary's Church
256 Augusta Street
South Amboy, NJ 08879

January 19, 2021

Christ Church Cemetery
Pine Avenue
South Amboy, NJ 08879

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