Edward R. Abato, Sr., age 71, of Belvidere, NJ died Sunday, December 9, 2012 at his home in Belvidere, NJ. Edward was born February 13, 1941 in Boonton, NJ. He is the son of the late Dominic and Louise (D'Andrea) Abato.
He served in the United States Army. He was employed by the Division Of Developmental Disabilities, Flanders, NJ as a Supervisor and caretaker. Previously he owned the former Sub Palace in Hackettstown, NJ for many years.
He is survived by his Wife: Sharon (Ball) Abato , Son: Edward Abato, Jr., Byram, NJ; Daughter: Christine "Tina" Abato, Rockaway, NJ; many nieces and nephews; Late Daughter (1-17-12), Joelle Ketch Tyrrell; Late Brother, Nicholas Abato.
Calling hours will be Wednesday, December 12, 2012, from 4:00 - 8:00PM at Cochran Funeral Home, Inc., 905 High Street, Hackettstown, N.J. Interment will be private.
.Memorial donations to the American Kidney Fund, 6110 Exec. Blvd/Ste 1010, Rockville, MD 20852.