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Robert L. Soltys

August 31, 2018
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Robert l. Soltys

Beloved Husband, Father,

Grandfather and Great Grandfather 


         Robert L. Soltys (Bob) 78 of Union, NJ passed away on Friday August 31, 2018 surrounded by his family.

         A Memorial Mass will take place at St. Casimer Church in The Ironbound Section of Newark

on Saturday September 8, 2018 at 10 Am.

Interment will follow in Holy Cross Cemetery in North Arlington, N. J.

         Born and lived in Elizabeth, N.J.  He lived there 29 years and 49 years in Union, N.J.

         Robert was the son of the late Adam and Helen (nee Bobowski) Soltys, and was raised in Elizabeth.

In his lifetime he owned a Gulf Station, painted trucks, for Summit Truck Co,

and labored at Breeze Corporation in Union, N.J. before retiring in 1996.

He served honorably in the US Air Force from March 4, 1959 to January 29, 1963.

         Surviving are his beloved Wife of 29 years Joel Mary (nee Roszkowski) Soltys,

Stepson Charles Herzinger, and his wife Carolyn, granddaughter Hailey,

Stepdaughter Christina Corrigan, and her husband Christopher,

grandchildren Daniel, and Caitlin , two great grandchildren Carlos, and a soon to be born baby boy,

Bob's children  Carolyn & her husband Michael Herbert and their daughter  Michayla,

and Bob's son Kenneth Soltys.

He was also the brother of George Soltys, Christine Santopietro,

the late Michael Soltys, and Peter Santopietro.

Left to cherish his memories is a host of relatives and friends.

         In lieu of flowers the family prefers that you make memorials

to St. Casimer Church in Newark, N.J.  in his memory.


Donations may be made to:

Saint Casimir Church
164 Nichols Street, Newark NJ 07105
Tel: 1-973-344-2743

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