Robert "Bob" Gorman

  • Born: January 4, 1958
  • Died: April 7, 2018
  • Location: Maynard, Massachusetts

Fowler-Kennedy Funeral Home

42 Concord Street
Maynard, MA 01754

Tel. (978) 897-7343

Tribute & Message From The Family


Loving Husband, Father and Brother

Robert "Bob" Gorman, age 60, of Maynard, passed away on Saturday, April 7, 2018 after a long heroic battle with cancer. He was surrounded by his loving family. He was the loving husband of Joyce M. (Droz) Gorman.

Born in Boston on January 4, 1958, he was the son of the late James and Lillian (Clifford) Gorman. Bob was raised and educated in Boston, he attended Carver High School.

Bob and Joyce married on February 29, 1980 and settled in Maynard where they raised their family.

Bob worked in construction for many years. He ended his career at Metric Construction in Boston. He also worked for Deck House in Acton, Ma.

Bob loved fresh water and salt water fishing. He always looked forward to his yearly summer vacation to Dennis, Cape Cod and time spent at Scargo Lake. He enjoyed canoeing, kayaking and spending time on the water with his family. Bob loved his two dogs Abbey and Maggie and warmly referred to them as "my girls". He enjoyed watching his kids sporting events while they were growing up. He especially liked attending his son Jonathan's hockey games. Bob also enjoyed reading the Bible.

He is survived by his loving wife Joyce M. Gorman of Maynard: his sons Nathan R. Gorman of Maynard, Jonathan M. Gorman of Hudson; brother of Richard Gorman, Lawrence Gorman, Dennis Gorman, S. Walter Gorman, William Gorman, Thomas Gorman, Barbara Macias, Faith DeBolt, Ruth Dixon, Sharon Mowry, Donna Isabel, Patricia Rojee, Ginny Gorman and the late James Gorman and Eddie Gorman. He is also survived by many brother and sister in laws and many nieces and nephews.

Family and friends will gather to honor and remember Bob on Wednesday, April 11, 2018 from 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. at the Fowler-Kennedy Funeral Home, 42 Concord Street, Maynard. His funeral mass will be celebrated on Thursday, April 12, 2018 at 10:00 am at Saint Bridget Parish One Percival Street, Maynard. Private family burial will follow at Saint Bridget Cemetery in Maynard.

In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital 501 St Jude Place Memphis, TN 38105 or The Jimmy Fund 10 Brookline Place, Brookline, MA 02445.


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With deepest sympathy to you Joyce & your family. Sorry, we just found out. Scotty will miss his talks with Bob at the fence. Again, so sorry. Bob was a wonderful neighbor.

Posted by Fiorella Brown - Neighbor   April 17, 2018

You are in my thoughts & prayers. Deepest sympathy to the whole family.

Posted by Pauline Holm - Maynard, MA - Neighbor   April 12, 2018

Uncle Bobby so many great funny memories. My heart is sad , My deepest condolences May you Rest In Peace. Love you.

Posted by Brenda MacKinnon - Taunton, MA   April 11, 2018

My dear brother Bobby,
Thank you for being my brother. I will always cherish the funny times and laughter. My heart is broken losing you and for Joyce, Nathan and Jonathan.
Love you forever

Posted by Sharon Mowry - Attleboro, MA - Sister   April 11, 2018

Rest in peace brother Bobby. We love you!

Posted by Patty Rojee - sister   April 10, 2018

Our Deepest Sympathy Shawn & Terri Sproul

Posted by Shawn Sproul - Leominster, MA - Coworker   April 10, 2018

May Bob Rest in Peace from the light of your Love. Our Deepest Sympathy, Richard & Susan Sokoloski

Posted by Richard Sokoloski - Woonsocket, RI - Coworker   April 09, 2018


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