Robert Morton, a chef and caregiver, died on June 2nd at age 56.
A Rockaway resident for more than 30 years, Morton was a member of the Bible Way Church of Brooklyn. He is preceded in death by his sister, Gloria Henderson Daniels; nephew, Bernard Morton and son, Derrick Scott. He is survived by his mother, Minnie Bookhard Morton; wife, Mattie Morton; sons, Robert Jameen Morton (Sabrina) and Rahif Morton (Tonja); daughter, Tonya Scott; sisters, Joan Barnett and Wilhelmina Morton Cheeseboro; brothers, David, William and Jeffrey Morton; 10 grandchildren; nieces, Karen Todd, Latoya, Keke, Fefe and Kim Morton, Monique Bookhard; nephews, Ramin Todd, Preston, Gamal, Taurian and Kamal Morton and a host of other relatives and friends.
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Jeremiah C. Gaffney’s Funeral Home in Inwood, NY.