Robert Allen Peterson, age 58, peacefully passed away on Tuesday, December 07, 2010 at home. Robert was born in Perth Amboy .
He served in the US Navy from 1070 to 1974 and it was one of the most rewarding experiences of his life. Robert graduated brom Middlesex County College and attended Trenton State , majoring in Mechanical Engineering. He worked at Pine Belt Chevrolet for 25 years as an award winning Master Technician.
Robert was active in his church, Morning Star Presbyterian Church, in Bayville, and was well loved. He was a kind and loving husband and, to all who knew him, he was an example of loyalty, kindness and faith in his Lord.
Robert was predeceased by his father, Louis H. Peterson. He is survived by his beloced wife of 26 years, Candy; his mother, Nila Peterson; his daughter, Heather Cox; his son, Robert Peterson; and his two grandchildren, Emily, 7, and Thomas 5. He is also survived by his two sisters, Karen Nagy and Linda Alessi as well as nieces and nephews.
A Memorial Service will be held at the Morning Star Presbyterian Church, 1 Morning Star Way , Bayville , NJ (GPS locator address, 190 Grand Central Parkway ) on Sunday at 2:30pm . The family will meet with friends from 2:00 until service time. In lieu of flowers, donations to Morning Star Presbyterian Church in his memory would be much appreciated. Letters of condolence may be sent by visiting www.kedzfuneralhome.com