Robert A. “Roz” Rozwenc
Robert A. Rozwenc, 71, of Lake Hiawatha, NJ passed away peacefully on Monday, May 29, 2017 surrounded by his family.
Robert was born on September 8, 1945 in Dover, New Jersey. He was the son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Raymond and Elizabeth (nee Peahota) Rozwenc.
Roz worked as an auto body technician for over 50 years at Scerbo Auto Body, Montville, NJ. He loved classic cars and fixing and restoring cars. He owned a stock car and enjoyed watching and racing them. In his retirement, he enjoyed traveling with his wife, Ilyne through the world, including his favorite cruise to Alaska. Roz liked the outdoors and appreciated the scenery everywhere he visited. He was a kind, patient and loving soul who will be missed by his family and friends.
He is survived by his beloved wife of 12 years, Ilyne Rozwenc. He was the caring father of Michele Gilbreth, Tammy Rozwenc, Miriam Rozwenc, Cheryl Lindh-Jones, Carl Lindh, Christine Wolff, and Lisa Rozwenc-Cohen. He was the cherished “Gramps” to Jonathan Lindh, Kasaundra Cohen, Heather Cohen, Hanna Wolff, Rebecca Wolff and great-grandchildren; Kayden Bui, Zackary Dixon, Peyton Martinez, Alyssa Lindh, and Annalisa Moua. He was predeceased by his daughter, Delena Piper.
Memorial visitation will be on Saturday, June 3, 2017 from 2:00 to 3:00 p.m. at Bradley-Braviak Funeral Home, 49 Whippany Rd, Whippany, NJ. A Memorial Service will be celebrated at 3:00 p.m. in the funeral home. In Roz’s memory, donations may be directed to Leukemia Research Foundation, 191 Waukegan Rd., Ste 105, Northfield, IL 60093 or Compassionate Care Hospice, 400 W Blackwell St, Dover, NJ 07801.