Robert L. Bainbridge, 75, of Franklin Township

Robert L. Bainbridge

FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ – Robert L. Bainbridge, 75, of Franklin Township, NJ, passed away on Thursday, January 11, 2018 at the Hunterdon Medical Center in Raritan Township, NJ.

Born August 12, 1942 in Yonkers, NY, Rob lived in Staten Island, NY and River Vale, NJ before moving to Franklin Township in 1979. He graduated from Wagner College with a BS in Chemistry. Rob was a man of many abilities. He first worked for Church & Dwight and was the face of Valley Florist for 12 years. Rob also worked for Myhre Construction in Frenchtown NJ. Most recently he worked for Hunterdon County in the Office of Buildings and Maintenance and volunteered at the Flemington Area Food Pantry as bookkeeper. Rob was respected and loved by those who knew him. He was devoted to his family and his many friends. Rob enjoyed working around his house and mowing his lawn on his favorite over-sized tractor.

Son of the late John and Helen (Silsby) Bainbridge Rob is survived by his beloved wife of 52 years Daphne (Frazee) Bainbridge, his two daughters Cynthia Bainbridge-Mullis of Wausau WI and Pamela Berezny and her husband Mark of Baptistown, NJ, his two brothers John Bainbridge and Bruce Bainbridge, and his four grandchildren Miranda, Elizabeth, Antonea, and Erin.

A memorial service will be held at a later date. Arrangements are under the care of the Johnson-Walton Funeral Home, 24 Church Road, Milford, NJ.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, PO Box 22478, Oklahoma City, OK 73123, the Frenchtown Lions Club, PO Box 142, Frenchtown, NJ 08825, or the Flemington Area Food Pantry, PO Box 783, Flemington, NJ 08822.