Obituary of Robert Spora
Spora, Robert Joseph, of Somers Point, passed away Saturday, September 30th, 2017. He was born in Chicago, IL to Mary and Joseph Spora. His family moved to the Bronx, NY, where Robert attended Mount Saint Michael and P.S. 19. He then graduated from Massanutten Military Academy in Woodstock, VA.
In 1961, Bob married the love of his life, Rosalie Catania. In 1967, they moved to Margate, they resided there for 42 years before they made their final move to Somers Point. Bob was in the automotive business for many years and then worked at Bally’s Park Place until his retirement. Bob was a Knight in the Knights of Columbus at Blessed Sacrament Church, Margate. He was a member of Vicin’Al Mare Lodge #2601 “Sons of Italy” of Longport-Margate since 1994.
Bob was a devoted father to Debra Ann Roland (Robert) and Arlene Carol Frambes (Lawrence). He was the proud grandfather of Daniel and Matthew Roland, and Heather and Amanda Frambes.
A Mass of Resurrection and Celebration of his life will take place at 11:00am on Wednesday, October 4th, at Saint Augustine’s “St. Damien’s Parish” Church, 13th and Wesley Ave., Ocean City. Friends and family may call beginning at 9:30am, Interment will follow at Atlantic City Cemetery, Pleasantville.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Damien’s Parish- Attn: Music Ministry, and mailed to 22 E. Meyran Ave., Somers Point, NJ 08244. Arrangements by the George H Wimberg Funeral Home, Linwood – Ventnor.