Robert Cordero

Robert Cordero, 51, Duncansville, formerly of Queens, N.Y., died Tuesday morning at his residence.

He was born in Queens, N.Y., son of Angelina (Zani) Cordero and the late John Cordero. He married Margherita L. Stratton on Feb. 28, 1982, in Queens.

Surviving are his wife of 31 years; his mother in New Jersey; two sons: Robert Michael and Joseph John, both of Duncansville; and four sisters: Gina Streppel, Debbie Stone, Carmen Jamgochian and Tonie Cordero, all in New York.

Robert was a 1980 graduate of Richmond Hills High School, Queens, N.Y., and worked as a self-employed technician. He was a member of St. Mary Catholic Church, Hollidaysburg.

A memorial service will be held at 6:30 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 11, 2013, at Sorge Funeral Home Inc., Hollidaysburg, by Father Anthony J. Legarski. Committal will be made in New York.