~~Roger F. Brill, 86, of Chatham, passed away on Sunday, June 7, 2015 at home. Born and raised in Newark, Roger has lived in Chatham for 57 years. Roger was a technician for AT&T Bell Laboratories in Murray Hill, NJ for 38 years. He belonged to the Telephone Pioneers of America, and was a member of the National Guard Service. Sergeant, Company B 113th Armored Infantry Battalion. Roger was an aviation enthusiast, and an auto racing fan who enjoyed reading, gardening and electronics. Very detail oriented, Roger was a fine craftsman. He was a very patient man, and enjoyed travelling the world with his loving wife Gloria.
Predeceased by his brother Richard; Roger is survived by his wife of 62 years, Gloria (nee: Nazzaro); children Carol Jayne and her husband Don, Susan Fetherston and her husband David, Douglas and his wife Patricia, and Scott and his wife Teresa; 10 grandchildren; 8 great grandchildren and his sister, Marilyn MacWhirter.
There will be a visitation on Tuesday from 4-7pm at the Wm. A Bradley & Son Funeral Home, 345 Main Street, Chatham. Interment will be private. For more info, or to send condolences to the family,visit www.www.bradleyfuneralhomes.com
Contributions in memory of Roger may be made to the Chatham Public Library 214 Main Street, Chatham, NJ 07928 or the Chatham Emergency Squad, 31 N. Passaic Avenue, Chatham, NJ 07928.