-Robert A. Merlo-
Merlo, Robert A.,79, of Lyndhurst passed away on Monday, January 16, 2017, surrounded by his family. Mr. Merlo was born in Newark and was a life long resident of Lyndhurst. He was a proud steelworker his whole life. Bob is predeceased by his beloved wife of 54 years, Louise J. (nee Lienhard) Merlo in 2014. Also predeceased by his sisters, Betty Roselli & her husband, Joseph, Marcy Pace and brother in law, James Lienhard. He is survived by his loving children, Mark Merlo & his wife, Theresa, Janice Ferrara & her husband, Robert and Robert Merlo. Also survived by his dear grandchildren, Anthony, Christopher, Julianne, Robert, Eric, Zachary and Sara and by a large extended family.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend the Funeral from the Nazare Memorial Home, Inc., 403 Ridge Road, Lyndhurst on Thursday, January 19, 2017 at 9AM then to Sacred Heart Church, Lyndhurst where at 10AM a Funeral Mass will be offered. Entombment, Holy Cross Mausoleum, North Arlington. Visiting hours Wednesday 2 - 4 & 6 - 9PM.