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Robert W. Morley
July 1, 2023
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Robert Morley, aged 95, WWII Navy veteran, an auditor with a master’s degree from Northeastern University, born and brought up in Lawrence, died on July 1, 2023. He raised his family in Methuen and spent later years at his beach home in Salisbury. Before retirement, Bob served as President of Northeast Federal Credit Union. He was a devoted family man who truly enjoyed food, daily walks, current events, lifelong stamp collecting and a love of animals.
He lost his only brother Harold in 2008 and his beloved wife of 65 years, Barbara in 2015 prompting him to moving in with his daughter and son-in-law in Wyman Township, ME.
His family members include his son Chris, daughter and son-in-law, Linda and Jim Bigelow, son and daughter-in-law Robert and Gina, cousin Ann Collins, 2 nephews, 3 nieces, 5 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren.
Family and friends are invited to an hour of visitation on Monday July 10, 2023 from 10 am to 11 am at the Dewhirst Boles Funeral Home 80 Broadway, Methuen. Funeral services will follow the visitation at 11:00 am on Monday at the funeral home. Burial will be in Elmwood Cemetery, Methuen. In lieu of flowers donations could be made to Catholic Charities, Development Office, P.O. Box 10660, Portland, ME 04104-6060 or MSPCA at Nevins Farm, 400 Broadway, Methuen, MA 01844. To leave an online condolence, please visit Bob’s tribute page at www.dewhirstbolesfuneral.com