Robert John Plucinski

August 1, 1944April 15, 2014

Robert J. Plucinski, 69, of Toms River, passed away on Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at Hampton Ridge in Toms River. Born in Perth Amboy, he resided in Moline, Il, moving to Toms River in 1980. A civil service employee, Robert worked in logistics management for 17 years before retiring from Fort Monmouth in 2012. Robert proudly served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War and was a faithful member of St. Barnabas Church in Bayville. He enjoyed the outdoors and spending time with his family. He was predeceased by his father John Plucinski. Surviving are his beloved mother Freida; his brother Mark; two nephews Michael and Brian; his aunt Enid Burgess and her husband Peter; and many caring cousins. Visitation will be held from 5 to 9 p.m. on Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at Anderson and Campbell Funeral Home, 703 Main St., Toms River. A funeral mass will be held on Wednesday at 11:00 a.m. at St. Barnabas Church, 33 Woodland Rd, Bayville. Military honors and burial will follow at Brig. Gen. William C. Doyle Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Wrightstown.



  • Visitation Tuesday, April 22, 2014
  • Funeral Mass Wednesday, April 23, 2014


  • Burial to follow at Brig. Gen. William C. Doyle Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Wrightstown at 1:30 p.m.

Robert John Plucinski

have a memory or condolence to add?


receive updates when new memories are posted


April 25, 2014

welcome into heaven

Paul Mahon

April 22, 2014

Bob was a thoughtful, considerate man who lovingly watched over his Mother. My heartfelt condolences to his family and friends.

donna pompeo

April 22, 2014

Bob was the kindest person that I know. He will be deeply missed by his family. Heaven gained a true angel

Love Donna Pompeo

Patti Haydu

April 22, 2014

I am so sorry to hear of Bob's passing. I am thankful for the many great memories I have of him. He was an angel here on earth. I will keep the family in my prayers. Patti Haydu (Downsville, NY)

Beth Girtain

April 22, 2014

Bob was one of the gentlest souls I knew. He will be missed. I am sorry for your loss. With Love, Beth Girtain

Gwen Barbato

April 21, 2014

I'm so sorry about Bob's passing. He was loved and will be remembered.
With love,
Gwen Girtain Barbato