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Mr. Robert  James "Bob" Linehan

Mr. Robert James "Bob" Linehan
  • November 23, 1931 - August 11, 2015
  • Reading, Massachusetts

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“I am sorry for your loss please take comfort in knowing that god cares personally for your suffering. 1 peter 5:7. ”
1 of 26 | Posted by: Lacey

“'s always sad to lose a loved one in death. As we continue on let us remember the promises God has given us. There will be a resurrection. His...Read More »
2 of 26 | Posted by: Janet

“I'm truly sorry for your loss. The God of all comfort promise us that at one time we will be reunited once again with those we've lost in love. It's...Read More »
3 of 26 | Posted by: Dory

“I am sorry for your loss. Please take comfort in knowing that at Acts 24:15 it mentions that there is going to be a resurrection. Deepest Sympathy,...Read More »
4 of 26 | Posted by: Charie

“May you all have endurance and receive comfort from God of all comfort ”
5 of 26 | Posted by: D L - Philadelphia, PA

“My dearest condolences to the family. May God help your family in times of distress. John 5:28, 29 ”
6 of 26 | Posted by: Ashley

“Please take comfort in the words at John 5 : 28,29 ”
7 of 26 | Posted by: R tabron

“I'm sorry for your loss. My condolences to the family. The lost of a loved one is unbearable and nothing can replace the emptiness left in our hearts...Read More »
8 of 26 | Posted by: Nataliz

“I'm so sorry for your loss. Soon you will be able to see your loved one again. It is my hope yoy find comfort in the scriptures. (John 5:28,29) ”
9 of 26 | Posted by: Bob

“May you gain hope from Jesus words at John 5:28,29 which says "all those in the memorial tombs will hear hia voice and come out." ”
10 of 26 | Posted by: Megan Matthews - Columbia, SC

“I am very sorry for your loss. I realize this is a difficult time, but I would like to share a bible scripture found in Acts 24:15. It says, "There...Read More »
11 of 26 | Posted by: Jada

“I am so very sorry for your loss. Please find comfort in knowing that we will soon have the opportunity to welcome back our loved ones that have died...Read More »
12 of 26 | Posted by: Abby

“So sorry to hear of your loss. May you all find comfort in the promise that one day, death will be eliminated. Isaiah 25:8 ”
13 of 26 | Posted by: Diana

“Please take comfort in the words at John 5 : 28,29 ”
14 of 26 | Posted by: R tabron - raleigh, NC

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15 of 26 | Posted by: R tabron - raleigh, NC

“I'm sorry for your lost. But according to Revalation 21:4 there will be a time when our love ones will be awaken from death and death will be no more. ”
16 of 26 | Posted by: Makayla

“Sorry for your loss. John 11:44 ”
17 of 26 | Posted by: Tabitha Randall

“I'm so sorry for your loss. It's always painful to lose someone we love. That's why God promises in John 5:28,29 one day he will resurrect our loved...Read More »
18 of 26 | Posted by: Tahni - Bronx, NY

“I'm so sorry for your lost, I know that you may be feeling pain at this time. But know for a fact that the death of a love one is not a period but a...Read More »
19 of 26 | Posted by: Nathan Robinson

“I'm so sorry for your loss. I hope are able to find comfort in the words of Psalm 34:18 - that God is near to the brokenhearted and saves those...Read More »
20 of 26 | Posted by: C. Padron

“I'm so sorry for your loss. May the family and friends find comfort in the God of comfort during this most difficult time. 1 Peter 5:7 ”
21 of 26 | Posted by: Samantha

“Dear Linehan Family, Our thoughts and prayers are with you on the sad passing of you lovely dad BOB. May he rest in peace. Anne & Eamonn Walsh,...Read More »
22 of 26 | Posted by: Anne Walsh - Cork,Ireland.

“Jim & family, I was so sorry to hear about your father's passing. I hope that the wonderful memories you have will help ease the burden during this...Read More »
23 of 26 | Posted by: Linda Macintyre

“Dear John Cathy, Mary, Colleen and family. Please know that you have my thoughts and prayers today and all days. In loving memory of Bob Mardie ”
24 of 26 | Posted by: Mardie Clayton - Salt Lake City, UT

“Jim and Family, Please accept my deepest sympathy on the passing of your dad. Larry ”
25 of 26 | Posted by: Larry Healey - Reading, MA

“Dear Linehan Family Our most sincere sympathy to all the family as you grieve the loss of your Dad. May he rest in peace now as he reunites with...Read More »
26 of 26 | Posted by: Albert & Lana J. Simmons - CT


Robert James Linehan of Reading passed away peacefully on Tuesday, August 11, 2015 surrounded by family. He was 83 years of age.

Born on November 23, 1931 in Medford, Robert "Bob" grew up in Somerville. He was the loving son of the late George Linehan and Katherine (Tierney) Linehan. Bob was a warm and caring son, brother, husband, father, grandfather, uncle and friend. He will be missed by all who knew him.

Bob was a graduate of Somerville High School and earned an Associate Degree from Burdett College. Bob was a dedicated accountant for many years. He was Treasurer of the Old Redding Battery. He was a loyal usher at St. Agnes Church for over 20 years. An avid golfer, Robert played in the Hillview Senior Men's Golf League. He loved history and watching both college and professional sports.

Bob was the beloved husband for 54 years of the late Irene T. (Simmons) Linehan. He was the devoted father of Catherine Francis and her husband John, Cynthia Muldoon and her husband John, Michele Martin and her husband Don and James Linehan and his wife Lauree. Bob was the cherished grandfather of Mary and Colleen Francis, Michael and Krysten Muldoon, Jessica and Kyle Martin and triplets Will, Elly and Rob Linehan. He was the dear brother of Ruth DeAngelis, the late Dorothy Linehan, and the late Jack Linehan. Bob was also lovingly survived by 1 niece and 3 nephews.

Funeral from the Doherty – Barile Family Funeral Home, 11 Linden St. READING Tuesday, August 18th, at 10am followed by a Funeral Mass Celebrating Robert's Eternal Life in St. Agnes Church, 186 Woburn St. Reading at 11am. Family and friends are cordially invited to gather and share memories with the Family on Monday, August 17th from 6-8pm in the Funeral Home. Parking attendants and ramped entrance are available. Interment Wood End Cemetery, Reading.

For more information, www.facebook.com/BarileFamilyFuneralHome