Woodstown-20110615-00016
Robert J. DeMarzio, Sr.
  • 63 years old
  • Date of birth: Aug 23, 1951
  • Date of passing: Aug 20, 2015
Love and memories last forever...

Robert J. DeMarzio, Sr., age 64, died Thurs., Aug. 20, 2015, surrounded by his family, after a long illness.  Beloved husband of Frances, née Luzzo; loving father of Robert, Jr. (Tammi), and Joseph; devoted grandfather of Kodi.

Dear brother-in-law of Olivia and Bruce Augustino, and the late Anthony (Daphne) Luzzo; brother of Anthony (Joanne) DeMarzio, and Regina (Vince) Screnci.  Also survived by many cousins, nieces and nephews, and great-nieces and -nephews.  Predeceased by parents, Anthony and Marie, in-laws, Benjamin and Frances, and nephew Benjamin Luzzo.

Bob was retired from the Gloucester County Sheriff’s Department after 32 years of service.  He was an avid fan of the Phillies, Eagles, and Flyers.  He was known to his co-workers as “Bubba,” and to his classmates as “Tank.” Bob was a devoted member of the Catholic Community of the Holy Spirit, Mullica Hill,  a member of FOP Lodge #97 and St. Anthony's Mutual Club, Glassboro. 

Visitation Mon., Aug. 24, 2015, 9-11am, Catholic Community of the Holy Spirit Parish Center, 17 Earlington Ave., Mullica Hill, NJ, followed by Mass at 11:30.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to either the Catholic Community of the Holy Spirit at www.holyspirtweb.org, or to the family. 

Memorial Tributes
This tribute was added by Gayle Bickford-Anderson on 30th August 2015

"Losing this member of my old HS class brings tears to my eyes, and sadness to my heart. I remember Bob as a true and loyal classmate. My heart goes out to his family and dearest loved ones."

This tribute was added by Lynn Johnston on 24th August 2015

"Dear family, I am so sorry for your loss. I truly hope the words of Ecclesiastes 9:5 and Luke 8:52 can bring peace to your hearts and ease some of your pain at this time. Please be comforted by the promise given at John 5:28,29. My sympathies to all of you."

This tribute was added by Samuel & Eileen DeSimone on 24th August 2015

"Dear DeMarzio Family,
Eileen and I were so sorry to hear of Bob's passing.  We extend our deepest sympathies to all of you.  Bob was a good friend and I enjoyed working with him in Gloucester County.
Kindest regards, Judge Sam DeSimone"

This tribute was added by Karen Minix on 23rd August 2015

"Bob may you r.i.p and have a peaceful journey to heaven. I remember all of the days that we spent our time volunteering for the East Greenwich little league.  your volunteerism and your dedication to your family community and your job will always be remembered.  we are all very sorry! from the MINIX family, Dennis, Karen, Jake, Jamie, Jillian and/or angel Jessica."

This tribute was added by Beth English on 22nd August 2015

"Bob was a awesome guy and a true advocate for kids. I remember him clearly during my days on the East Greenwich Little League Board. He was never afraid to speak up if it meant something better for the kids. He was always involved and giving his time.  He was a great father to his boys and a wonderful husband to Fran and a good family man. You don't see many men like Bob out there anymore! RIP Bob."

This tribute was added by Karen Watson on 21st August 2015

"Bob DeMarzio is an incredible guy! I met Bob while working for George Small's Sheriff campaigns in the 70's and he was just an incredible person. So sorry to hear that he has passed on. My thoughts and prayers are with the family. To know Bob was to love him, to laugh with him, and to be touched by him."

This tribute was added by Kodi DeMarzio on 21st August 2015

"I will miss you bubba"


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