Robert R. Rose, 76, of Fair Haven, and formerly of Rumson, died Friday, March 21, 2014 at Riverview Medical Center in Red Bank, NJ.
Robert was born in Brooklyn, NY to Edward and Honora McConnell Rose.
He earned his BA in History in 1962 from Columbia University. He spent over 33 years as a member of the New York Stock Exchange. Robert retired from Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette, Inc.
He was a member of the Navesink Country Club, Monmouth Beach Bath and Tennis Club and the Buttonwood Club in NY. Robert was a very avid fisherman. He loved all sports. But most especially he cherished time with his family.
He is predeceased by his parents.
Robert is survived by his devoted wife of 52 years, Dolly Tamallanca Rose, sons; Andrew and wife Kimberly of Shrewsbury, and Paul of Somers Point and his daughter, Honora Rose of Ocean, his brother, Richard and wife Edith of Boca Raton, FL, sisters; Betty R. Tamallanca and husband Mario of Summit, and Patricia Ohnell and husband Ernst of Greenwich, CT, sister-in- law, Filomena Tamallanca of Chile, his beloved grandchildren; Nicholas, Meghan, John Henry and Eleanor and many adoring nieces, nephews, grand- nieces and grand-nephews.
Visitation will be held on Sunday, March 23rd from 3-7pm at John E. Day Funeral Home, 85 Riverside Avenue, Red Bank, NJ 07701.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at Church of the Nativity, 180 Ridge Rd., on Monday, March 24th at 10am. Burial will follow at Mt. Olivet Cemetery Middletown, NJ.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Cancer Research and Treatment Fund, 500 E. 77th St., Suite 1001, NY, NY 10162. Please visit Robert’s memorial website available at www.johnedayfuneralhome.com.