Robert W. Newell

  • Born: September 8, 1958
  • Died: August 8, 2017
  • Location: Stoneham, Massachusetts

Barile Funeral Home

482 Main Street
Stoneham, MA 02180

Tel. 781.438.2280

Tribute & Message From The Family

Robert W. Newell, 58, beloved husband of Lynn (Glover) Newell, passed away on Tuesday, August 8th at his home in Stoneham. Born in Stoneham, he is the son of the late Wilfred and Constance (Cecere) Newell.
Bob grew up in Medford and was a graduate of Medford High School.

He then attended and graduated from the Wentworth Institute in Boston with a Bachelor Degree in Architectural Engineering. Bob enjoyed carpentry, golfing, being in his garden and building. He was kind natured and had a gentle soul. Bob was a loving husband, father and grandfather to his Avery "Rose." He will truly be missed by his family and all who knew him.

In addition to his wife of 24 years, Lynn, he is survived by two children: Lisa D'Attilio and her significant other Nick LaBrie and Zachary Newell and his significant other Amber Darcy; one grand daughter: Avery "Rose" LaBrie; two siblings: Lee Newell-Dion and her husband Patrick and William Newell and his wife Betty; mother-in-law: Barbara Glover; his faithful dog Gus; along with many loving nieces, nephews, friends and extended family members.


A funeral mass celebrating Bob's Eternal Life will take place at St. Patrick's Church, 71 Central St., Stoneham at 10am. Relatives and friends are invited to attend. There are no visiting hours. Bob's Family please asks if friends could go directly to church.

Memorial donations may be made in Bob's Memory to the Epilepsy Foundation, 335 Main St., Wilmington, MA 01887 or to North Shore Pain Management, 800 West Cummings Park Ste. 1200, Woburn, MA 01801.
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Condolence & Memory Journal

Lynn and Family: Very sorry to hear about Bob's passing. Enjoyed many holiday dinners with all of you. Dale Lapka (Steve Turner's aunt)

Posted by Dale Lapka - N. Myrtle Beach, SC - Friend   August 11, 2017

Dear Lynn, so very sorry to here of Bob's passing. Thinking of you and all your family. My prayers are with you.
Deepest sympathy, Grace Nevola

Posted by Grace Nevola - Burlington, MA - coworker   August 10, 2017

Dear Lee,
I was so sorry to hear of the loss of your brother. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Please let me know if I can help in any way.

Posted by Angela White - Woburn, MA - Friend   August 10, 2017

Lynn.,Bob and I are so very sorry about the loss of your best friend.. our heart felt sympathies to your children and new baby grandchild.. Godspeed Bob

Posted by Donna and Bob Pierce - Friend   August 10, 2017


Lisa & Family,
Our thoughts and prayers are with you, sorry for your loss.


Posted by Jacqui Thomas - Stoneham, MA - Friend   August 10, 2017

Bob was a great friend and one of a kind my deepest sympathy to his family

Posted by Robin Murphy - Friend   August 10, 2017


I'm sorry to hear about his passing he is now resting in peace may god be with his wife and family I knew him from living in Medford Mass he went to school With my sister at the Davenport School

Posted by Lorraine Butler - Derry, NH - Acquaintance   August 09, 2017

My memories, as a teen, all have Bobby in them. A true best friend.

Posted by Brett St Germain - Derry, NH - Friend   August 09, 2017

Dear Lee, I am so sorry for the loss of your brother. I know you loved him deeply and how close you were to him. Please know my thoughts are with you and your family.

Posted by Denise Corriere - Wakefield, MA - Friend   August 09, 2017