RIVER EDGE, N.J. -- Robert Mancuso, a longtime resident of River Edge, died on Tuesday, March 7. He was 85.
Mancuso was a devoted member of St. Peter the Apostle Church for over 57 years. He was a proud member of the River Edge Police Reserve for over 40 years, where he served two terms as captain.
He also served as a court officer for the town. Before he retired, he worked for A&P for 43 years, as manager of the meat department and supervisor.
Mancuso is survived by his wife of 63 years, Gloria; children Robert Mancuso and his wife Sherry, Thomas Mancuso and his husband Brian Duarte, John Mancuso and his wife Lia, and Bethann Velez and her husband Wilson; grandchildren Joann, Rebecca, John, Robert, Michael, Tina and R.J.; and great-grandson Nicholas.
Visitation will be from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. on Friday, March 10, at the Volk Leber Funeral Home, 268 Kinderkamack Rd., in Oradell. A mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m. on Saturday at St. Peter the Apostle Church, meeting directly at the church. Interment will follow, at St. Raymond's Cemetery, in the Bronx.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to
- the American Cancer Society, by clicking here, or by mail to P.O. Box 22478, Oklahoma City, OK 73123, using this form, or
- St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, by clicking here, or by mail to P.O. Box 1893, Memphis, TN 38101-9950, using this form.
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