Robert I. Knight
September 4, 1957 – May 4, 2018
Robert I. Knight, Jr., 60, of Bayville passed away on Friday at home while surrounded by his loving family. Born in Red Bank, Bob grew up in Toms River for many years before moving to Bayville over 30 years ago. Bob worked as a contract specialist at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst.
Bob, a loving and selfless husband, father, and grandfather is survived by his wife Maureen McGibbon Knight; his daughter, Melissa Cocco and her husband Anthony; his grandchildren; Nicholas and Michael; and three sisters, Beverly and Kevin Morris, Lynda Pavao, and Judy and Jim Tierney.
A memorial gathering will be held on Thursday May 10, 2018 from 4:30 to 6:30 PM at Quinn-Hopping Funeral Home 26 Mule Road, Toms River, NJ 08755 where a memorial service will take place at 6:00 PM. In lieu of flowers please make donations in Bob’s memory to the American Cancer Society. Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.quinn-hoppingfh.com.
- American Cancer Society
- MEMORIAL GATHERING Thursday, May 10, 2018
- MEMORIAL SERVICE Thursday, May 10, 2018
Robert I. Knight
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Nick & Rosalie Cocco
May 9, 2018
Please accept our most heartfelt sympathy for your loss. Our thoughts are with you and your family during this difficult time.
Although its hard today to see beyond the sorrow, looking back on fond memories will help to comfort you.
We share comfort in knowing Bob is no longer suffering. God needed another angel to guide him. He will be missed by all who were fortunate enough to know him.
May 7, 2018
Maureen and Family - I was a co-worker of Bob's and just wanted to tell you how much he will be missed by all this friends at work. He was truly a wonderful person who always reached out to help everyone. He was a dedicated and hard worker and I will miss him so much. My condolences to you and your entire family. May Bob be at peace and free of pain. RIP Bob, you will be missed.
May 6, 2018
He passed too quickly for me, but very quickly for him. My heart is broken, but at least he is out of pain and not suffering anymore. He was my baby brother, and also my rock all my life. He was a great brother, father, grandfather, cook, and all around great man. Everyone who knew him loved him. He will be greatly missed.