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6050 Main Street
Mays Landing, NJ 08330
Phone: 609-625-2324
Fax: 609-625-9141
Robert Howardell

Robert E. "Cowboy Bob" Howardell

Wednesday, February 26th, 1936 - Monday, July 27th, 2020
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Robert E.Howardell, “Cowboy Bob” of Mays Landing, passed away on July 27, 2020 with his family by his side.

He was a man of many trades, including carpentry and painting. He retired after 20 years from the Local #277 Painter’s Union. He enjoyed being a member of The Elks of Brigantine. Bob was a man with a great sense of humor who loved family gatherings, fishing, golfing, and dancing with his wife.

He is survived by his wife, Mary; children: Charles (Mark), Terry (John), Barbara (Rich), Lori (Charlie), Robert, and Joseph; 12 grandchildren;
16 great-grandchildren; sister Shirley Williams; and his sister-in-law Cheryl Howardell.

Robert is preceded in death by his father, Somers Brown Howardell, mother Edna (nee: Camp); son, James; brothers: Somers, Richard, and Frank; and his first wife Maryjane.

Family and friends may come to pay respects on Friday, July 31, from 10-11 AM, at the Boakes Funeral Home, 6050 Main St., Mays Landing. Casual attire preferred. Services will be private.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to Compassionate Care Hospice, 518 S. Shore Rd., Marmora, NJ 08233.
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    Friday, July 31st, 2020 | 10:00am - 11:00am
    Friday, July 31st, 2020 10:00am - 11:00am
    Boakes Funeral Home
    6050 Main Street
    MAYS LANDING, NJ 08330
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Terry Scardino

Posted at 10:17pm
Dad you were a One of a Kind, a husband, a father, a brother, an uncle, a PopPop, a Great PopPop,builder,painter,golfer, fisherman, you loved your family, our Christmas get together's, Brigantine beach parties in July, dressed to impress, a true Cowboy at heart, loving you was easy, missing you will always be a memory in our hearts forever💕

Steven Oliver

Posted at 08:45am
Sincere condolences from Steve and Maryann Oliver

Hope Knight

Posted at 03:05pm
So sorry for your loss Mary. Just heard the news this afternoon or I would have been there. Bob and I send love my friend

Ed and Ginny

Posted at 11:15am
Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
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Ed Kline

Posted at 11:21am
So sorry for your loss, Ed Kline former Mayor of Brigantine

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