Robert W. “Robbie” Genovese, 65, of Chesapeake, passed away, February 10, 2020. Born in New Jersey, he was the son of the late Carmen and Stella Genovese. He was also predeceased by his brother, Gary Genovese. He was in the shipping industry for nearly 40 years, currently working with Zim American Shipping Services.
Robbie was a successful business man just trying to get by who was extremely proud of his wife, kids, family and career. He was a man that would go to the ends of the earth to take care of his beloved family. When he wasn’t at work or reading the paper, you could find him sitting by his fire pit in his Polo and Topsider’s listening to his tunes or tending to his lawn.
Robbie leaves to cherish his loving memory, his wife of 34 years, Susan E. Genovese; children, Kristen Genovese, Matt Genovese and his beloved dog, Shiloh; siblings, Greg and Richard Genovese, as well as numerous nieces, nephews and extended family.