Robert C. Metzdorf, Sr.

robert metzdorf, sr.

December 30, 1925 ~ May 10, 2017

Metzdorf, Sr. Robert C. age 91, of Leonia, on May 10, 2017. He was born in Jersey City and was an Engineer for Ford Motor Company, White Plains, NY. He was pre deceased by his wife Betty (nee; Van Horn) and his great grandson Asher August Hendrix. Devoted father of Julianne Benisch and her husband Michael, Kathy Russo and her husband William, Betsy Merando and her husband Pete, Robert Metzdorf Jr., and his wife Janet, John Metzdorf and his wife Denise, William Metzdorf and his wife Alicia, Thomas Metzdorf and his wife Jackie. Cherished grandfather of 10 and great grandfather of 5.

The family will receive their friends on Monday 5:00 – 9:00 PM at the Frank A. Patti and Kenneth Mikatarian Funeral Home 327 Main Street "opposite the Fort Lee Library".

All are asked to assemble Tuesday for his funeral mass in St. John R.C. Church at 10:00 AM.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Leonia Fire Department, P.O Box 83, Leonia, NJ 07605.

For condolences, directions, or information call (201) 944-0100 or


Funeral Mass: May 16, 2017 10:00 am

St Johns the Evangelist RC Church
Broad Avenue and Harrison Street
Leonia, NJ 07605

Viewing: May 15, 2017 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Frank A. Patti & Kenneth Mikatarian Funeral Home
327 Main Street
Fort Lee, NJ 07024

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  1. Our heartfelt condolences go out to the Metzdorf Family. You are all in our thoughts and prayers. Uncle Bobby was a great friend and a very special person.
    We heard God recently traded in His old car and is now driving a brand new Ford Mercury!!
    Love to you all,
    Pete, Mary, Joe and Patty Murphy

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