Of Somerville — February 19, 2013. Beloved husband of Norma (Libardoni). Loving father of Terri Kelly of Lawrence, Carol Murphy and her husband Billy of Medford, Robert P. Jr. and his wife Paula of Somerville, Kevin Sheehan and his wife Carol-Jean of Reading and Nancy Guido and her husband David of PA. Dear brother of Pauline Laidley of Somerville, Donald Sheehan and his wife Judy of Littleton and the late John Sheehan, Phyllis Shimmel and Jean Higgins. Also survived by 11 grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.
ARRANGEMENTS: Funeral procession from the George L. Doherty Funeral Home, 855 Broadway (Powder House Sq) Somerville, Saturday morning at 10am followed by a Funeral Mass in St. Catherine of Genoa Church, Somerville at 11am. Relatives and friends invited. Calling hours Friday 3-8pm. Interment Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett. Korean War Veteran, US Army, Active member of St. Catherine Church and the Arlington Men’s Club. In lieu of flowers donations may be made in Robert’s memory to the Joslin Diabetes Center, Development Office, One Joslin Place, Boston, MA 02215. For more information visit dohertyfuneralservice.com