Robert V. Blum
09/17/1936 - 04/01/2022

Robert V. Blum

Loving Husband & Brother In Law

Robert V. Blum, 85, of Short Hills, NJ, passed peacefully on April 1, 2022. Born in Lindenhurst, NY. Bob has lived in Short Hills, NJ for many years. He was an altar server for 26 years at St. Rose of Lima Church, Short Hills, NJ. He worked for Verizon as an advertising representative until his retirement in 1992. He was the recipient of many awards including the distinguished sales award while working at Verizon. He is survived by his wife of 58 years, Rose Farinella Blum, his sister-in-law, Marie Boscia and her husband Richard and his cousins, Joseph and Lydia Reilly. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Wednesday, April 6, 2022 at 10:30 am at St. Rose of Lima Church, Short Hills, NJ. Interment St. Rose of Lima Cemetery. To view the full obituary or to send the family a condolence, please visit,



Funeral Home:
Bradley, Smith & Smith Funeral Home
Mass of Christian Burial. Wednesday, April 7, 2022, 10:30 am. St. Rose of Lima Church, 50 Short Hills AVe. Short Hills, NJ
St. Rose of Lima Cemetery, Short Hills, NJ
Memorial Gifts:
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Pl. Memphis, TN 38105-9959
Bradley Funeral Homes
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