Monaco, Robert S. age 97 passed away at the Morris View Healthcare Center in Morris Township on February 4, 2017. Beloved husband of the late Anna Monaco (1982). Loving father of Rita Petrozzo and her husband Daniel of Budd Lake and the late Robert Monaco (2007). Father-in-law of Gail Monaco of Port Washington, NY. Grandfather of Cheri Clapp and her husband David of Point Pleasant, and Ron Sultan and his wife Kim of Nazareth, PA. Great-grandfather of Allie and Bailey Clapp and Taylor Sultan. Dear son of the late Alfonso and Donata Monaco. Brother of the late Concetta Incremona, Chris Cimmino, John Monaco, Louis Monaco, Florence Longo, and Eleanor Cimmino. Born in Paterson, he lived in Paterson for 45 years, then Oakland for 9 years, then Netcong until 2016, before most recently moving to Morris Township. He was an employee for A&P Meat & Vegetable Distribution Center, Hawthorne, for over 20 years before retiring in 1971. Relatives and friends are invited to attend the funeral from the Festa Memorial Funeral Home, 111 Union Blvd, Totowa, on Saturday at 9:00 AM. Funeral Mass to follow at St. Gerard R.C. Church, Paterson at 9:30 AM. Interment at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Totowa. Relatives and friends may visit Friday from 2-4 and 6-8 PM. In lieu of flowers, donations to local animal shelters would be appreciated.