Salem, NH — Robert T. “Bob” Cash, age 78 of Salem, N.H., died Wednesday at Sutton Hill Nursing Home, No. Andover, Mass.
He was born in Norwood, Mass., grew up and was educated in Jamaica Plain, Mass., and graduated from Boston Technical High School. He was a resident of Salem for the past 17 years, formerly of Winthrop, Mass., and Tulsa, Okla. Bob was a retired airline mechanic for American Airlines in Boston, Mass. He was a US Air Force veteran, serving during the Korean War. He was a member of Mary Queen of Peace Church in Salem. He enjoyed reading and spending time with his family.
He was predeceased by his son, Thomas Cash; a stepson, Robert M. Miner; and his brother Daniel Cash. He is survived by his wife, Annie (Page) Cash of Salem, N.H.; sons, Michael Cash of Quincy, Mass., Robert Cash of Franklin, Mass., Gregory Cash of Dorchester, Mass.; step-daughters, Lesley Hobson of Salem, N.H., and Bonnie-Scott Miner of Boscawen, N.H.; sisters, Peg Leonard of Richmond, Va., and Ellen Gilbert of Wolfeboro, N.H.; six grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
ARRANGEMENTS: Calling hours will be held Sunday, March 17, from 2 to 5 p.m., followed by a service at 5 p.m. at the Douglas & Johnson Funeral Home, 214 Main St, Salem, NH. Cremation will follow. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project, at www.woundedewarriorproject.org. To send a message of condolence to the family, please view the obituary at www.douglasandjohnson.com.