Robert J. Kennedy Jr., of Massapequa Park, passed away on October 4, 2023. He was 78 years old. Born to the late Mary and Robert Sr., Robert was the husband of his late wife Kathleen, the proud father of Keri, Robert, and Ryan, the beloved brother of Mary LaRocca (Ronald) and Kathy Bryson (Richard), and the beloved uncle of Kyle, Richard, and Kaitlyn. Robert served his country with honor during the Vietnam War and later had a long career at the telephone company before retirement. He loved his big extended family, a cold beer, and of course, baseball. Cremation will be private. A memorial will be held for family and friends. Arrangements entrusted to the Fredrick J. Chapey & Sons West Islip Funeral Home.