Robert T. Bourguignon

Died: Wed., Sep. 30, 2020


4:00 PM to 6:15 PM, Wed., Oct. 07, 2020
Location: Wood Funeral Home

Time of Remembrance

6:15 PM Wed., Oct. 07, 2020
Location: Wood Funeral Home

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BOURGUIGNON, ROBERT T., 87, of New Gretna, passed away Wednesday, September 30, 2020, at home.  He was born in Carlstadt, N.J., residing there prior to moving to New Gretna at the age of 9.  Bob owned United Heating & Sheet Metal, Cardiff, N.J., with his business partner Larry Thomas.  He later worked for Bass River State Park, Bass River Municipality Transfer Station, and was a proud member of Bass River Elementary School Board, during which time the new school was built.  He served in the Army National Guard, from 1951-1961.  Bob was a former member of New Gretna Volunteer Fire Co., and was a member of Pomona Golf Course Couples League, where he achieved a hole-in-one.  He and Rita were very active in the Couples League.

Bob was predeceased by his daughter Rose Faith (Bourguignon) Robinson and son Richard Thomas Bourguignon.  He is survived by his wife Rita Bourguignon, and daughter Robin Sedlak, and son-in-law Kevin of New Gretna, N.J., grandchildren Kelsie Grover, William and Andrew Sedlak, along with many loved nephews and nieces. 

Visitation will be Wednesday, October 7, from 4-6:15 PM, with a time of remembrance starting at 6:15 PM, at WOOD FUNERAL HOME, INC., 134 EAST MAIN ST., TUCKERTON, N.J.  Cremation will be private. Memorial donations may be made in his memory to New Gretna Volunteer Fire Co.  

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Jackie Parolise
   Posted Sat October 03, 2020
My Deepest Sympathy to Rita, Robin and ALL the Family and Friends of Bob, my "Corner", who was a very Special Guy.. Sleep in Peace Bob, till we meet again, Love Ya !! Xoxoxo

Janet maxwell
   Posted Sat October 03, 2020
Pràyers for your family

John Mc Graw
   Posted Sat October 03, 2020
So sorry to read this morning of the passing of your Dad.
It was a sad way to be reminded of singing with you at Church of the Advent in Cape May.
My condolences to you and your family.
-John Mc Graw

Joanne and David Taylor
   Posted Sun October 04, 2020
Rita, Robin, Kevin and family - We are so sorry to hear of Bob's passing. Please know that we are thinking of you, and sending our sympathy, love, and prayers.

Dot Biamonte
   Posted Mon October 05, 2020
Dear Rita, Robin, Kevin and family, your tears, sadness, grief and heart-ache will be changed to Peace, Comfort, and Hope through your Faith and the Love and Prayers of of your friends and family.
Hugs and Sincere Sympathy,
Dot, Jeannie, Rick, Ricky and Bere

Barbara and Roy Law
   Posted Tue October 06, 2020
Dear Robin,
Our sincere condolences to you and your family as you honor your beloved father. We hope wonderful memories will comfort you in the days ahead. Love, Barb and Roy

Carla Baker
   Posted Tue October 06, 2020

SPATHIPHYLLUM was sent by Carla Baker and family.

You and your family will be in our thoughts and prayers always and always. We will remember the good times spent with the family. With much love, Carla Baker and family

   Posted Fri October 09, 2020

Dear Rita and Family,

We send our prayers with heartfelt sadness to you and your family.
Beverly and Doug Cowperthwaite and Family


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