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Robert J. Widows

  • On October 18, 2021


Robert J. Widows, age 96, of Bridgeville, formerly Maywood, NJ, passed away peacefully on October 17, 2021.

Born on July 23, 1925 in Stamford, CT, he was the son of the late Alice (Hulley)  and Frank Widows.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Antoinette (Nasta) and his sisters Arline and Ruth.

He is survived by his daughters, Ellen (John) Argento and Karen Allen; grandchildren, Dyan (Jim) Hooper, Casey (Stephen) Scott, Matthew Argento, and Taylor Allen; great grandchildren, Oliver and Sophia Scott.

Robert was a professional jazz musician playing the trombone while he was in the Navy during WWII up through attending NYU until he began New York Medical College. He spent his entire career at Hackensack Hospital (Hackensack University Medical Center).  He will be deeply missed by all who knew and loved him.

A service at The National Cemetery of the Alleghenies with full military honors on Thursday, October 28, 2021 at 1:30 pm.

Please view and sign the family’s online guestbook at pittsburghcremation.com.

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Marvin Sims
Karen, My deepest condolences to you and your family. I know how much you loved your father and how much he loved you.
Sheryl Katzenstein