Robert I. Whelan, age 78, of Somers Point, passed away at home on December 13, 2020. Bob was born in Philadelphia and was an area resident for many years. Bob worked at the Borgata Hotel & Casino in Atlantic City as a security guard and was a member of St. Joseph R.C. Church. Survived by his wife Maria, son Robert Jr., grandson Eric, sister Stella Sable, and many nieces and nephews. Services and entombment will be held privately.