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 Robert B. Haggerty
Born: 03/29/1938
Died: 08/07/2017
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Robert B. Haggerty

Robert B. Haggerty of Bayonne passed away Monday August 7, 2017. Born in Bayonne, Bob was a life long resident.A Graduate of St. Peter's University, Bob earned his Bachelor of Law and the Juris Doctor at Seton Hall Law School. He became an Associate with Lamb, Blake, Hutchinson & Dunn in Jersey City 1966-1971. He became a Partner with Tansey,Fanning, Haggerty, Kelly, Convery & Tracy in Woodbridge 1972-2002, retiring as Of Counsel in 2007. He served as Attorney for the Parking Authority City of Bayonne 1971-1995. Bob served in the New Jersey Air National Guard 1963-1969. He was a Fourth Degree member of the Knights of Columbus, Council #371 Bayonne. Bob was a life long parishioner of Blessed Miriam Teresa Demjanovich Parish, at St. Mary's. Bob was Past President of the Parish Council, a choir member and a Eucharistic Minister at St. Mary's. He was Past President of the Hudson County Serra Club. Bob also was a Past Vice-President of Bayonne Board of Eduction. He will be remembered as a kind and gentle man with strong faith in God. Beloved husband of Patricia M. (Faughey) Haggerty. Dear father of the late Daniel R. Haggerty. Brother of James Haggerty and his wife Joan (Love) Haggerty. Brother-in-law of Kathy (Faughey) Marceski and her husband Edward Marceski, Frank Faughey and his wife Theresa (Lake) Faughey. Also survived by nieces, nephews and cousins. Visitation will be Thursday August 10, 2017 from 4:00-8:00 pm at Sweeney Funeral Home Bayonne. Family and Friends will gather at the Funeral Home on Friday August 11, 2017 at 9:45am. Funeral Mass Blessed Miriam Teresa Demjanovich Parish at St. Mary's 11:00 am. Entombment Holy Cross Chapel Mausoleum North Arlington, NJ. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to: Peace Center at St. Ann's 198 Old Bergen Road Jersey City, NJ 07305 or The Organ Fund at Blessed Miriam Teresa Parish 326 Ave C Bayonne, NJ 07002.

 
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Bob was my sponsor for Confirmation. A god-faring, faithful man, he maintained the Haggerty legacy of Honor and Honesty. Genuine gentleman and polite man of principles. May he sing in Heaven's choir forever.
Mike Lynch
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