Robert F. Dandola Sr., 84, of Edison, passed away Sunday, April 14, 2019, at JFK Medical Center, Edison.
He was born and raised in Brooklyn and has resided in Edison for the past 52 years.
He served in the US Army from 1958-1962.
Robert was a Reproduction Manager for Telcordia in Piscataway. He retired in 1996 and became a Travel Agent. He was a parishioner of St. Helena RC Church, Edison.
He loved to travel, fish, and enjoyed photography.
Robert is predeceased by five sisters and four brothers.
Surviving is his wife of 57 years, Jennie Dandola (Todisco); two children, Robert F. Dandola Jr., of South Plainfield and Stephen Dandola and his wife Lynn, of Somerset; four grandchildren, Michael, Jessica, Joseph and Thomas, and many nieces and nephews.
The Funeral will take place on Wednesday, April 17, 2019, at 9:15 am at Costello-Runyon Funeral Home, 568 Middlesex Ave. (Rt.27), Metuchen, followed by a 10:00 am Funeral Mass at St. Helena RC Church, Edison.
Entombment will follow at St. Gertrude Cemetery, Colonia.
Visitation is Tuesday 5-8pm
In lieu of flowers, please make donations to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105, Food For The Poor Inc., 6401 Lyons Rd., Coconut Creek, FL 33073, St. Helena RC Church, 950 Grove Ave., Edison, NJ 08820.