Robert "Bob" Matthews, 69, of South Amboy passed away August 7, 2018 at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick.
Born in Boston, MA, Bob was a life long South Amboy resident. Prior to his retirement, he worked for the Middlesex County Parks Department. He also proudly operated The Cliffwood Farm Market. A business owned by his family.
Bob was a loving husband, father brother, grandfather and uncle who will be missed by all who knew him.
Predeceased by his parents, Helen and Norman and his brother Arnold, he is survived by his loving wife, Betty, his son, Robert, Jr., daughter, Dawn, brothers, Ronald Matthews and Tage Lind, his sister, Tammey Crider and her husband Harold, son-in-law, Kevin Gorczyca, his grandchildren, Sabrina Leff and Kevin Gorczyca, Jr. and many nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be Thursday, August 9, 2018 from 3 PM to 7 PM at Whiteley Funeral home, 241 Bordentown Ave., South Amboy. A service will be held during the visitation. Cremation will be private.