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Robert "Bobby" W. Gordon

November 10, 1946 ~ February 24, 2022 (age 75)

Obituary

Robert W. Gordon "Bobby" passed away at home on February 24, 2022, at the age of 75. He is the beloved son of the late George "Fish" and Marie Herron. Loving father of Lorrie. Dear brother of Rita Wetton, George Herron (Nancy), Margaret Boerner, Marie Herron, Agnes Sessions, and the late Carolyn Nolan. Sadly missed by his 9 grandchildren and his many nieces, nephews, great nieces and nephews, and cousins. 

Bobby was raised in the Fishtown section of Philadelphia. As a child, he loved visiting his grandparents in Margate, New Jersey.  He loved animals, especially his dog Champ and sports. He was a devoted Philadelphia sports fan. Bobby enjoying fishing, and more than anything, spending time with his family. 

Bobby was a decorated Army veteran who served his country during the Vietnam era. He will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved him. 

Relatives and friends are invited to his viewing and funeral Tuesday March 8, 2022 beginning at 9:15am in the Hubert M. McBride Funeral Home 2357 East Cumberland Street Philadelphia, PA 19125. Funeral service 11:15am. Interment with military honors 1pm Washington Crossing National Cemetery

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Services

Viewing
Tuesday
March 8, 2022

9:15 AM to 11:15 AM
Hubert M. McBride Funeral Home
2357 E Cumberland Street
Philadelphia, PA 19125

Funeral Service
Tuesday
March 8, 2022

11:15 AM
Hubert M. McBride Funeral Home
2357 E Cumberland Street
Philadelphia, PA 19125

Committal Services with Military Honors
Tuesday
March 8, 2022

1:00 PM
Washington Crossing National Cemetery, Newtown, PA
830 Highland Avenue
Newtown, PA 18940

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