Richard Sabatino

Obituary of Richard Sabatino

Richard Glenn Sabatino, 45, of Randolph, NJ passed away peacefully with his family by his side on September 9th, 2017. Rich was born and raised in Montclair, NJ, the son of Jeanette and Isidoro (Ted) Sabatino. He was employed by Novartis in East Hanover for over 15 years. Rich met his wife Carrie in 2001 and they married on November 13th, 2004. Rich and Carrie moved to Randolph in 2006, where they raised three beautiful children.

Rich is survived by his beloved wife, Carrie (Senatore) Sabatino; three children, Alex, Caitlin, and Andrew; parents, Jeanette and Ted Sabatino; his brother Ronnie and sister-in-law Caroline and nephew and godson Jacob; his brother Lenny and nephew Mosiah; and by many other loving family members and friends. He was predeceased by his brother Frankie.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend a visitation to celebrate Rich's life on Wednesday, September 13 from 4:00-8:00pm at the William J. Leber Funeral Home (15 Furnace Road, Chester, NJ). The funeral service will be held at Resurrection Parish on Thursday, September 14 at 10:30am (651 Millbrook Avenue, Randolph, NJ).

Rich lived a life he loved, surrounded by his family. He graduated from Rutgers University, where he was a member of Sigma Phi Epsilon fraternity, and earned a Doctor of Pharmacy degree. He also enjoyed coaching soccer and working with his hands, particularly woodworking. He will be missed by all who knew him and will be remembered with love and laughter.

In lieu of flowers: to ensure that Rich's vision for his children's future is fulfilled, a gofundme page (Sabatino Children's College Fund) has been established to help with the cost of their continued education: www.gofundme.com/richardsabatino.