Amato, Robert,67, of Tamarac, passed away September 1, 2012. Robert was born November 3, 1944 in Brooklyn, New York to the late Frank and Peggy (nee Schier) Amato. Those left to cherish his memory are his loving wife of 45 years, Rose (nee Iacono) and children, Frank (Beth) Amato, Debbie (Sotos) Rosamelia, Salvatore Rosamelia, William Rosamelia (Henry Gordon), Robert (Michelle Gaudette) Rosamelia, Lea (Garth) Leclerc, grandchildren, Lisa Spreckelsen (Joe Webster), Robert Rosamelia Jr. Michael Gagliano, Andrew Gagliano Jr., Liana Leclerc, Kyle Leclerc, great grandson, Joseph Gagliano, sister, Corinne Amato and his favorite dog, Lucky Amato. Robert was predeceased by his grandson, Brian Spreckelson and sister, Linda Clark. A Celebration of Life Service will be Thursday, September 13, 2012, 6:00pm at Kraeer Funeral Home & Cremation Center, 1655 University Drive, Coral Springs.In Lieu of Flowers the family is asking for donations to Hospice of Broward County 550 West Cypress Creek Road, Suite 370Fort Lauderdale, FL 33309in Memory of Robert Amato.