Robert Binder

Obituary of Robert Binder

Robert Carl Binder of Far Hills, NJ and Hobe Sound, FL, formerly of Summit, NJ died on Tuesday, April 18, 2017. Bob was born in Pensacola, FL in 1944.

He was a loving husband, father and grandfather.

He is survived by his wife Suzan, and children Heather (Peter, Jr.) Kapsimalis, Carlin Binder, Brendan (Kristina) Binder, and Ashlee (Frank) McMackin. He is also survived by his grandchildren Peter, Nicholas, Lily, Charlotte, Brendan, Olyvia and Quin.

Bob graduated from Summit High School in Summit, NJ and then graduated from Parsons College in Iowa. He started his career alongside his father at Binder Machinery Company in Union, NJ. He was the second generation of a family owned business. Binder Machinery was his passion. He lived for his company.

He was an avid golfer and fisherman.

Bob was a lover of books; a voracious reader who always felt that to give a good book or to receive one was a most meaningful gift.

A private family service was held. A celebration of life service will be held for family and friends at the United Methodist Church in Summit, NJ on Wednesday June 14th at 4:00pm which will be followed by a reception in the church social hall. Donations to the the Billfish Foundation at www.billfish.org in Bob’s memory would be appreciated.