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Robert J. Smithgall Obituary


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“Our friend Rob will be missed. Had so much fun at my brother Dave,s house for dinner during Holidays. Always smiled.Will see you again someday....Read More »
1 of 10 | Posted by: sue and gary lamach - NJ

“So very sorry to hear about Rob. Barb if you recall we met you and Rob on the schooner with Ricky and Jenny O a summer ago. I knew Rob growing up as...Read More »
2 of 10 | Posted by: Philip and Amy Welsh

“Barbara we were so sorry to hear the loss of your husband Rob. Michele & Kevin have let us know about Rob, all along. May Happy memories be with...Read More »
3 of 10 | Posted by: Bill & Barbara Yeager - PA

“Barbara, Justin and I are so very sorry for your loss. Words cannot truly express our condolences. The strength you have shown the past few years is...Read More »
4 of 10 | Posted by: Jessica Lees - NJ

“Barbara, I know we haven't seen each other or spoken in probably 20 years or so, but I saw the obituary and wanted to reach out to you and tell you...Read More »
5 of 10 | Posted by: MARCIA (O'DONNELL) MEUNIER - NJ

“Dear Barbara, I'm so sorry for your loss. I'm glad I got to meet Rob. He was an inspiration in his cancer battle and you were with him every step of...Read More »
6 of 10 | Posted by: Mary Helen Gregory - Lorton, VA

“Dear Barb, You have been and continue to be a "strong" woman. Rob had long suffering and it is over. He is now on the other side of life. The good...Read More »
7 of 10 | Posted by: Diane King (Sister-in-Law) - DE

“Barb, I am so sorry for your loss. ”
8 of 10 | Posted by: diane breakell - NJ

“Dear Barbara, I am so sorry about Rob's passing my thoughts and prayers are with you. Love Aunt Jane ”
9 of 10 | Posted by: Jane Malinowski - Arnold, MD

“We spent many years hunting and fishing together. Rob made Grizzly Adams look like an English lord. As tough and combative an individual you could...Read More »
10 of 10 | Posted by: Robert Ciampitti - Newtown Square, PA


SMITHGALL, ROBERT J., 55, of Cape May Court House, NJ, passed away on Sunday, January 20, 2013 after a battle with leukemia. He was born on March 2, 1957 in Philadelphia, PA. After moving to South Jersey, he became an avid hunter and fisherman, serving as captain on two boats in the area. He was also a Karate instructor and a longtime mason contractor.

He is survived by his loving wife, Barbara Smithgall (nee Simmons); his nephew, Kevin Smithgall; and various other nieces and nephews.

A Memorial Service will be conducted for friends and family on Saturday, January 26, 2013 at 2:30 p.m. at the Radzieta Funeral Home, 9 Hand Avenue, Cape May Court House, where visitation will begin at 1:30 p.m. In lieu of flowers, the family is requesting donation of platelets and blood through the American Red Cross to help leukemia sufferers.