Robert ‘Bud’ Lynch of Franklinville passed away on Thursday, February 16th, 2017.  He was 78 years old. Bud left behind the love of his life wife of 58 years Anna (Nuneville) Lynch.   He was the beloved father of Donna (Mike) Cartwright, Annette Smith, Bryan (Carol) Lynch and Bobby Lynch.   Grandfather of twelve and Great-Grandfather of eight great-grandchildren.

Robert served four years in the United States Navy.  He worked for the Gloucester County road department as a mechanic for twenty two (22) years and was the Vice-President of the CWA Local 1085.   Past President of the Franklinville Democratic Club and past president and co-founder of the South Jersey Road Runners Camping Club.

Bud loved camping and spending time around the campfire with his many friends and making his famous bean soup.   A celebration of his life will be held on Saturday, February 25th at the Franklinville VFW Post 2071, Delsea Drive, Franklinville from 2-5 p.m.    In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Franklinville EMS 43-9 Ambulance Squad, 1571 Delsea Drive, Franklinville, NJ  08322.