Robert W. Lees

October 28, 2018
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Robert W. Lees, 84 of Lawrence passed away on Sunday October 28, 2018 at his home.  Mr. Lees was born, raised and educated in Lawrence and has been a life resident of Greater Lawrence. Before retirement, Bob worked as a heavy equipment operator for Local Union 4 of heavy equipment operators.  He and his wife enjoyed bowling, trips to Foxwoods, Rockingham Park and Las Vegas as well as taking road trips together.  He especially looked forward to being with family and the Saturday 45’s and Poker card games. 

Bob was predeceased by his wife Rita (Lorenzo) Lees.  His family members include his sons, Robert, Jr. and his wife Christine of Londonderry, NH and Scott and his wife Nancy of Derry, NH.  He also leaves his grandchildren, Eric and his wife Jessica Lees, Jeff and his wife Lauren Lees, Joe and his fiancée Ashley and Craig and his wife Felisha.  He has 5 great grandchildren, Jaxon, Dylan, Keegan, Caleb and Audrey as well as his brother Jack and his wife Nancy Lees of Florida and his sister Charlotte and her husband Roger Albert of Salem, NH and several nieces and nephews.  Bob was predeceased by his sister Barbara Cyr.

Family and friends are invited to calling hours on Thursday November 1, 2018 from 4pm to 7pm at the Dewhirst & Boles Funeral Home, 80 Broadway, Methuen.  Funeral services will be at 10:00 am on Friday November 2nd at the funeral home. Burial will follow in St Mary Immaculate Conception Cemetery, Lawrence.  To leave an online condolence, please go to Bob’s tribute page at

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