Robert C. Knapp

Born: Sun., Jul. 17, 1938
Died: Thu., Aug. 24, 2017


5:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Wed., Aug. 30, 2017
Location: Scott & Kedz Home for Funerals

Funeral Service

7:30 PM Wed., Aug. 30, 2017
Location: Scott & Kedz Home for Funerals

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Robert C. Knapp, 79, of Middletown, passed away Thursday, August 24th. Robert was born in Union, and lived in South Plainfield prior to moving to Middletown in 1968. He served in the U.S. Army Air Force and was a member of the Middletown Elks Lodge 2179 and an honorary member of the Goodfellas Club in Keansburg. Robert also enjoyed trips to Atlantic City.  Robert started his career with the US Postal Service as a carrier in South Plainfield. He worked his way up to clerk and later transferred to the Keansburg Post Office. Robert also worked part time for Middletown Township for 19 years as their mail clerk. 
Robert is survived by his beloved wife of 60 years, Ellen Knapp and their children, Sherry (Robert) Kasye, of Florida , Robert Jr., of New Hampshire and "daughter" Kristie Kasye. Robert is also survived by his sister, Beverly Wilson, of Florida and brother Gary Knapp of Keansburg; 6 grandchildren; Dana, Robert "Michael", Cody, Nikki, Erin and Robert III  along with 2 great grandchildren Ryan and Ronald and many nieces and nephews.
  Friends and relatives may pay their respects Wednesday from 5-8 pm  at Scott & Kedz Home for Funerals, 153 Church St., Belford. Funeral services will conclude the evening and a private cremation will follow.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the  American Cancer Society, 801 Broad St. Red Bank, NJ 07701. 

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Laura Boylan Christiansen
   Posted Fri August 25, 2017
My deepest condolences to the Knapp family. Uncle Bobby will be deeply missed and I will cherish his wonderful memories! Prayers and god bless..

John J. D'Errico
   Posted Sat August 26, 2017
To Knapp family I am sorry for your loss , I lost my dad 2 days before Christmas last year I feel your pain and your family will be in my prayers .

   Posted Mon August 28, 2017
When I first started working for the township, Bob's mail pick up was the best part of my day :) Always smiling, always had something nice to say. So sorry for your loss!

John Sheridan
   Posted Wed August 30, 2017
My deepest condolences to your family at this time of sorrow.

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