Robert J Lee

Robert J. Lee, 76, of Pompton Plains, passed away on October 5, 2021.


Born in Brooklyn, Robert spent his early years there before moving to Fair Lawn with his family.  He married Cheryl Everett in 1966 and the couple settled in Pompton Plains in 1977 to raise their children.  Bob earned his Master's degree from Fairleigh Dickinson University and had a successful career as a CPA.  He loved Broadway musicals and traveling but nothing was more important to Bob than spending time with his family and friends.


Robert is lovingly survived by his wife, Cheryl; his children, Robin Olm and her husband Charles, Keith Lee and his wife Danyele, and Christine Slocum and her husband Shawn; and his grandchildren, Jennifer, Andrew, Joseph, Kirsten, Emmett, Robert and Samantha.


Visiting hours will be held from 3 to 7 pm Sunday, October 10 at the M. John Scanlan Funeral Home, Pompton Plains.  A funeral service will be held 10 am Monday at the funeral home.  Interment will follow at George Washington Memorial Park, Paramus, with a repast to follow at Biagio‚Äôs Ristorante, Paramus.

In lieu of flowers, donations in Robert's memory to the American Cancer Society or the Muscular Dystrophy Association would be greatly appreciated by his family.