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Robert F. Hughes

January 18, 1941 - April 8, 2022

Robert F. Hughes, 81, of Hamilton passed away peacefully Friday, April 8, 2022 at Mercerville Center, Hamilton.

Born in Trenton, NJ, he was a lifelong area resident. He retired after many years of service at the Champale Factory. Bob was an avid fisherman who enjoyed trips to the Jersey Shore. He was a very generous and loving man who would give you the shirt off his back. He loved spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren.

Predeceased by his parents, James and Barbara (Stout) Hughes; daughter, Shari Horner; sister, Marie Brazale; and his brothers, James Hughes and Arthur Hughes.

He is survived by his son, and daughter-in-law, Robert Hughes, Jr. and Donna Blizzard; daughters and son-in-law, Jacqueline and Daniel McKnight, Pamela Tax, and Bobbi Ann Cole; brother and sister-in-law, Richard and Janet Hughes; sister, Lorraine Hughes; 10 grandchildren, Erica, Brian, Jamie, Ryan, Brandy, Jesse, Danielle, Nicole, Brittany and Crystal; many great grandchildren, as well as nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and dear friends.

A visitation will be held on Thursday April 14, 2022, from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at the Buklad-Merlino Yardville Memorial Home, 30 Yardville-Allentown Road, Yardville, with a prayer service at 11:00 a.m.

Burial will follow at Bordentown Cemetery, 210 Crosswicks Street, Bordentown, NJ 08505.

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Our Dear Dad, Today we celebrated your life. Our lives will never be same; thank you for all the memories. You’ve always been our strength and the light of our life. Dad, now you’ve gone far away from us. Your death separated us physically but there’s nothing that can take you out of our heart. I know you’re watching over us and will continue to love and bless us from heaven. Love Always and Forever Rob and Donna.

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This is beautiful aunt Donna and uncle rob the best aunt and uncle love you


Hey pop you are now free from you're pain an suffering the ANGEL'S have you now and your at peace and you are not alone may your parent's brother and daughter Shari show and guide you to your last RESTING PLACE WE ALL CALL HEAVEN...GONNA MISS YOU YOUR OLD GRANDSON DONALD J NEMETH SR.AND DONALD JR,ERIC AND YOUR DEAREST GRANDDAUGHTER HAILEY.


Rip Pop, you will be truly miss by many of us and loved more than you no.


Rest in peace in Jesus arms. You will be missed. Annette


Ruth McKnight
Ruth McKnight
Apr 12, 2022

My deepest sympathy to the Hughes Family. He will truly be missed.



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