Robert J. Lavelle

Mr. Lavelle, 72, of Old Bridge, died Aug. 20, 2009, in Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick. He was predeceased by a sister, Maureen. Surviving are a brother, Paul, and his wife, Phyllis, with whom he lived; a niece, Heather Fraunberger, and her husband, John, of North Brunswick; two nephews, Kevin Lavelle, and his wife, Alane, of Sayreville and Timothy Lavelle, and his wife, Dawn, of Howell; and six great-nieces and great-nephews. A Mass was offered at St. Thomas the Apostle Church, Old Bridge. Interment was in Holy Cross Cemetery, North Arlington. Arrangements were under the direction of Brunswick Memorial Home, East Brunswick. Memorial contributions may be made to Ronald McDonald House, 145 Somerset St., New Brunswick, NJ 08901.