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Dr. Robert J. Urciuoli, of Westfield passed away on Thursday, September 21, 2017. Bob was a lifelong resident of Westfield, playing football at Westfield High School and graduating in 1967. He was a 1971 graduate of Jacksonville University and then went on to graduate from Los Angeles College of Chiropractic in 1971. He was a partner at Metuchen Chiropractic Center in Metuchen for many years and then went on to practice individually in Metuchen, nearly 40 years in total. His patients were a meaningful part of his life and brought him much joy.
Bob was predeceased by his father Joseph Urciuoli and his beloved brother-in-law Gary Novello. He was the loving husband of Kathy for 45 years and father of his loving children and their spouses, Natalie & John Renck, Michael & Renee Urciuoli, and Jennifer Urciuoli. He is also survived by his mother Mildred Urciuoli and devoted sister Judy Urciuoli and husband Michael Castrilli. He will be deeply missed by his grandchildren, Michael Urciuoli, Jackson & Olivia Renck and his nephews Gary Novello Jr (Michelle) and Matthew Novello (Michelle)
He will be remembered as a loving husband, a warm and generous father and grandfather, as well as a friend to many. He enjoyed nothing more than spending time with family and friends, including one of his closest friends since high school, Elliot Hindman. He had his own unique way of engaging people in lively conversation and of course always bringing humor to the discussion.
Visitation is on Tuesday, September 26 from 4-8 at Dooley Colonial Funeral Home, 556 Westfield Avenue, Westfield
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the American Red Cross Hurricane Relief Fund