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Obituary for Robert W "Bob" Connelly

Robert (Bob) Connelly passed peacefully on Thursday, August 12, 2021 at his home in Lincoln, Massachusetts. Bob was 93. Preceded in death by his beloved wife, Jackie Connelly. Loving father of Mark Connelly (deceased), Bill Connelly, Ken Connelly and Doug Connelly and father-in-law of Louise Connelly, Elaine Connelly (deceased), and Ginny Connelly. Proud grandfather of Patricia Simmer (Michael), Thomas Connelly (Tiffanie), Matthew Connelly, James Connelly, Katlyn Dumais (David), Rob Connelly (Courtney), Ben Connelly, Haley Connelly and Brian Connelly (Laurie). Survived by his beloved cousin, Bernadette MacPherson of Hingham, MA.

Prior to residing in Lincoln, Bob was a long-time resident of Lexington, MA and Winchester, MA and wintered at his home in Boynton Beach, Florida.

Bob will be fondly remembered by family and friends as a loving father, avid golfer, bridge player, hardworking and successful businessman, a graduate of Belmont Hight School and Brown University, and a US Navy Veteran.

The family wishes to thank the caring staff of the Lincoln Commons in Lincoln, MA, Beacon Hospice. Special thanks are extended to Joan Rudolph and Donna Ings who were so kind and helpful in Bob’s declining years. To express condolences, visit

There will be no calling hours. An interment memorial will be held at Wildwood Cemetery in Winchester, MA on Saturday August 21, 2021. All are welcome to attend. Please meet at the gate at 11:00 am.