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6a00d8341bf7d953ef019b00302b66970c-800wiRobert F. Amos, 58, of Deptford, passed away peacefully after a courageous battle.

Born in Jacksonville, NC, Robert was a resident of Deptford all his life. He was employed by Aker Shipping Company in Philadelphia for 14 years. Robert entered and proudly served in the Marines during the Vietnam War.

Away from his work, Robert loved to spend time with his family. He was an active part of his children’s sports endeavors as coach and of course, their biggest fan. He was also a Coach for the Gloucester County slow pitch Women’s softball team. He enjoyed fishing and will be remembered as a hard working, good spirited man with a wonderful sense of humor.

Beloved husband of 24 years to Debra A. (nee Raymond); devoted father of Robert Jr., Erica and Dennison; dear brother of Henry III, Margaret and Michael; loving uncle of many nieces, nephews and grand nieces and nephews. Robert is predeceased by his parents, Henry Jr. and Margaret (Nee Dagney) Amos and brother Thomas.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Robert’s viewing Thursday evening, 6:30 – 9:00 PM and Friday 9 – 10 AM in the McGuinness Funeral Home, 34 Hunter Street, Woodbury, NJ where the Funeral Ceremony will follow at 10:00 AM. Interment Woodbury Memorial Park, West Deptford, NJ.

If desired, contributions may be in Robert’s name to the American Heart Association, 1 Union Street, Suite 301, Robbinsville, NJ 08691.

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