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Robert "Bob" O. Sutherland

June 25, 2019
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Robert "Bob" O. Sutherland, 88, previously of South Yarmouth, MA, Pawtucket and Burrillville, passed away on June 25, 2019 at Overlook Nursing Home, Pascoag.
He was the son of the late Albert "Romeo" and Dorothy M. (Harrington) Sutherland and was married to the late Ann J. (Mousseau) Sutherland for 63 years. He was predeceased by his twin brother Albert Sutherland and his sister Beverly Minisce. He was born and raised in Woonsocket.
A telephone repairman for more than 40 years for New England Telephone toVerizon, Robert also worked as a landscaper. He was enlisted in the U.S. Navy and Naval Reserves in Newport during the Korean War. He previously was a member of the Loyal Order of the Moose in South Yarmouth and a volunteer at the Oakland/Mapleville Fire Department. He graduated in 1949 from Mount Saint Charles Academy in Woonsocket.
Robert is survived by his sons: David Sutherland of Pascoag and Danny and his wife Idis Sutherland of Johnston; a daughter, Holly Sutherland and her husband Richard Menard of Attleboro, MA; his grandchildren: Kyle and Ryan Sutherland, Natalie Fuller, Avanna and Andre Menard; his sisters: Dorothy Thornton of Schenectady, NY, Eleanor and her husband Doug Sutton of West Lafayette, IN and Trudy Mandeville and her husband Pat Crowshaw of Pascoag and several nieces and nephews.
Services and Military Honors for Bob will be held Monday, July 1, 2019 at 11 AM at the RI Veteran Cemetery, 301 S. County Trail, Exeter. Family and friends are asked to gather at the Boucher Funeral Home, 272 Sayles Ave., Pascoag at 9:30 AM to process to the cemetery. Calling will be held Sunday, June 30 from 1 to 3 PM in the funeral home.
The family would like to express their sincere thanks to the caretakers at Atria Lincoln Place, Continuum Care and Overlook Nursing Home.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his memory to Continuum Care of RI, 1350 Division Street, Suite 205, West Warwick, RI 02893 or American Cancer Society, 3 Speen Street, Framingham, MA 01701

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1:00 PM 6/30/2019 1:00:00 PM - 3:00 PM 6/30/2019 3:00:00 PM
Boucher Funeral Home

272 Sayles Ave, Pascoag, RI 02859
Pascoag, RI 02859

Boucher Funeral Home
272 Sayles Ave, Pascoag, RI 02859 Pascoag 02859 RI
United States

burial with military honors




11:00 AM 7/1/2019 11:00:00 AM - 11:20 AM 7/1/2019 11:20:00 AM
RI Veterans Memorial Cemetery

301 South County Trail
Exeter, RI 02822

RI Veterans Memorial Cemetery
301 South County Trail Exeter 02822 RI
United States

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