first_imgFuneral services took place Jan. 13 for Robert H. Egbert, 71, of Jersey City. He passed away surrounded by his family on Jan. 7. Born and raised in Jersey City, known around town as “Egbert”, Robert worked in the Jersey City Medical Center for 31 years. He was an avid Yankees and NY Giants fan. Singing the oldies with his brothers has always made him happy. Robert is survived by his wife of 49 years Elaine Egbert (nee Howe); father of Karen Rubino and her husband Paul Rubino, Michelle Garrett and her husband Cal Garrett, Robert Egbert Jr., Margie McShane and Megan Melendez; “Pop Pop” of Daniel, Alex, Patrick, Jayson, Mariah, Talia and Gabriel. He is also survived by his sister Dorothy O’Donnell, (Michael) and his brothers Eddie, George, (Fran) and several nieces and nephews. Robert is predeceased by his parents Mary and Edward Egbert, his brother Richie Egbert and nephew Patrick Egbert.Services arranged by the McLaughlin Funeral Home, Jersey City.last_img

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