Robert H. Jados Sr.

15 Oct 2019 | 11:14

Robert H. Jados Sr. of Chester, a retired plumber for S.J. Valastro, Inc., entered into rest on Sunday, Oct. 13, 2019. He was 84.

The son of John Jados and Gretchen Christle Jados, he was born on Feb. 8, 1935, in Middletown.

He is survived by his wife of 64 years, Lorraine Valastro Jados; son Robert H. Jados Jr. (Donna); daughter Lori G. DeNisco (Joseph); daughter, MaryAnn Humbert; Cynthia Goydich (Peter); 11 grandchildren: Donna Murray (Wayne), Donald “D.J.” Murray (Mandy), Daniel Murray Sr., Robert H. Jados III, Joseph DeNisco Jr. (Nicole), Michelle DeNisco, Frank Humbert, Ashley and Alyssa Neilson, Peter and Marisa Goydich; seven great grandchildren: Brandon Barker, Gage and Madalyn Rose Murray, Daniel Murray Jr., Skylar Murray, Joseph and Anthony DeNisco; brother Edward Jados; sister-in-law Katherine “Snooks” Jados; several nieces and nephews.

He was predeceased by his children Donna Lorraine Jados and Debra Ann Murray; infant grandson Donald; sisters Jean Ford, Agnes Oetzel, Marjory Edwards and husband William; brothers John “Jack” Jados and wife Ruth, Richard “Dick” Jados, sister-in-law Marie Jados, and nephew William Edwards; mother-in-law and father-in-law John and Grace Valastro.

Memorial visitation was held Oct. 17 at T.S. Purta Funeral Home, 22 Glenmere Ave., Florida.

Graveside service was held Oct. 18 in St. Columba Cemetery, Chester.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Blooming Grove Humane Society, PO Box 226, Washingtonville, NY 10992.

Funeral arrangements were under the direction of the T.S. Purta Funeral Home.

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