Robert Haller was born on March 10, 1947 in Elizabeth, NJ. He
passed away peacefully at home in Cranford, NJ, on September
He was the son of Harry and Florence Haller. After living his early
years with his family in Kenilworth, he was raised in Roselle Park
and graduated from Roselle Park High School in 1965. Bob
attended and graduated from Newark College of Engineering
(NJIT) and has worked for the engineering firm of Mott
MacDonald for more than 50 years.
Bob loved his family very much! He was a devoted and loving
father to his daughter, Sylvia and to his son-in-law, Jon and was
especially devoted to his granddaughter, Leanna. He is also
survived by his dear and loving partner of more than 30 years,
Karin Ryan, and her children Kathy Kuipers and her husband
Ben, and their daughter Marina, along with Karin's son Matt Ryan.
Bob is survived by his four loving siblings - sisters, Janet Keller,
Ruth Haller Gombas, and Margaret Snyder and his brother John
Haller along with their many children, grandchildren, nieces and
nephews. Although too many to name, all love and will miss him
Bob truly loved the beach and spent many happy summers on the
beautiful beaches at Lavallette, NJ with his family and friends.
A memorial service will be planned. In lieu of flowers, kindly send
contributions to The American Cancer Society.