O’BRIEN, Robert F. of Dorchester, formerly of Somerville, devoted family man, friend, and handy man, passed away peacefully on August 4, 2021. Beloved husband of 50 years of Rosemary Sullivan O’Brien. Loving father of Christine McLaughlin & her husband Shane of Dorchester, Patrick O’Brien and his wife Theresa of Milton, and Noreen Kelley and her husband Matthew of Dorchester. Cherished grandfather of Logan, Monica, Jack, Henry, Audrey, Rosaleen, Nina, and Megan. Caring brother of Daniel O’Brien, Sheila Howe, and the late John O’Brien. Cherished uncle of many nephews and nieces. Robert was a proud veteran of the United States Army.
Visiting hours in the John J. O’Connor & Son Funeral Home, 740 Adams St. (near Gallivan Blvd.) DORCHESTER, Wednesday from 4-8pm. Funeral Mass in St. Brendan’s Church Thursday morning at 10 o’clock. Relatives & friends are respectfully invited. In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Bob may be made to the La Salette Missions National Shrine, 410 NH-4A, Enfield, NH 03748 or to St. Martin de Porres Parish (St. Brendan’s) 15 Rita Rd., Dorchester, MA 02124. Interment in Cedar Grove Cemetery.
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