Robert Brownell, 90, of Lopatcong Township passed away Tuesday, January 21, 2014 in St. Luke's Warren Hospital.
Born January 3, 1924 in Lynn, MA he was the son of the late Fred and Beatrice (Caisse) Brownell.
His wife, Lorraine, passed away March 30, 2013. He was a chemical engineer with JT Baker Chemical in Phillipsburg before his retirement. He served in the Army during World War 2 where he proudly served under General Patton.
He is survived by a son, Gary, of Lopatcong Township; a daughter Janis Moessner and husband, Kurt, of Palmyra, PA; and his cat, Nellie. A brother, Richard, died earlier.
Graveside inurnment will be held Wednesday, January 29, 2014 at 11 a.m. in Fairmount Cemetery in Phillipsburg under the direction of Doyle-Devlin Funeral Home, Inc.