Obituary of Alan Joseph Kroboth
Alan J. Kroboth, 71, of Roselle, died on Thursday at his home. Relatives & Friends are kindly invited to attend the committal service on Monday, January 28 at
11:15 AM in The Garden at Rosehill Crematory, US Highway #1, Linden, NJ.
Visiting Sunday 2-5 PM at August F. Schmidt Memorial Funeral Home, 139 Westfield Ave., Elizabeth. In Lieu of Flowers, donations to Cerebral Palsy Center, 61 Myrtle St., Cranford, NJ 07016.
He was born in Newark & lived in Roselle most of his life. He was a decorated
US Marine War Veteran. A POW for 9 Month service in the Vietnam War.
He received the Purple Heart, combat action ribbon, National Defense Service Medal, Air Medal W*& Numeral 11 & Vietnam Service Medal. He was vice president of operations for Rosedale/Rosehill Cemeteries, Linden for over 40 years. He was a graduate in 1969 from the Citadel with a degree in Mathematics.
He is survived by his wife Patricia Carole Niesel Kroboth of Roselle & a son