Robert (Bob) Joseph McDevitt, Sr.

October 15, 1940 - August 17, 2015

Robert Joseph McDevitt, Sr., (Bob) 74, a Lee County resident since 2003, formerly of Townsend, Massachusetts passed away Monday, August 17, 2015 in Estero, Florida. He was born October 15, 1940 in Cambridge, Massachusetts to Charles and Mary McDevitt, now deceased.

Bob worked as an electrical engineer at Very Fine Juice Company in Littleton, MA over 20 years. He was a master electrician by trade.

Bob enjoyed an afternoon round of golf or just hitting a bucket of balls at the driving range. He also enjoyed spending time sailing the “R Gang” at New Found Lake, NH, or in Boston Harbor before moving to Florida where he would enjoy sailing to Sanibel Island with the family.

He is survived by three loving children, Robert J. McDevitt, Jr. of Boston, MA, David S. McDevitt of Bessemer, AL and Salvatore Taverna (Ann) of Orange, MA; sister, Patricia McMullen of Billerica, MA; as well as two grandchildren, Nicholas and Ari and many loving nieces and nephews.

Robert was preceded in death by his beloved wife Virginia, and two brothers, Charles McDevitt and John “Jack” McDevitt.

A Memorial Service will be held at a later date in Billerica, MA.

Memorial Contributions in memory of Robert Joseph McDevitt Sr. are suggested to the American Diabetes Association:

Mullins Memorial Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Fort Myers, is entrusted with final care.

A Memorial Service will be held at a later date in Billerica, MA.


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