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Wyckoff Attorney Robert J. Kane Dies At 49

Robert J. Kane
Robert J. Kane Photo Credit: the family of Robert J. Kane, via Vander Plaat Funeral Home

WYCKOFF, N.J. -- Robert J. Kane, of Wyckoff, died on Friday, Oct. 7. He was 49.

Born in Hackensack, Kane lived in Ridgewood before moving to Wyckoff 14 years ago. He was a self-employed attorney, with his office in Wyckoff.

He was a member of the New Jersey and New York bar associations, as well as a certified matrimonial attorney. He was also admitted to the bar of the Supreme Court of the United States.

Kane was vice-chairman of the Wyckoff Planning Board, as well as a member of other various social organizations.

He is survived by his wife, Celeste; sons Benjamin and Matthew; parents John and Carol Kane; and several sisters- and brothers-in-law, nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.

Kane was predeceased by his grandparents.

Visiting hours will be from 3-7 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 10, at the Vander Plaat Funeral Home, 257 Godwin Ave., in Wyckoff. A funeral mass will be celebrated at 9:45 a.m. on Tuesday at St. Elizabeth's Church, 700 Wyckoff Ave., in Wyckoff. Entombment will follow at the Maryrest Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to the American Brain Tumor Association, 8550 W. Byrn Mawr Ave., Ste. 550, Chicago, IL 60631, or by clicking here.

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