Robert S CheffroJuly 29, 1938 ~ July 23, 2017 (age 78)
Cheffro, Robert S. "Bobby" of East Boston passed away peacefully on July 23 surrounded by his loving family.
Beloved husband of the late Josephine (Fiorino).
Loving father of Josephine Santarpio and husband Joe of Boxford, Roberta D'Amelio and husband Carmine of East Boston, Lisa West and husband James of Whitinsville and the late Rosemarie Cheffro-Nazzaro.
Dear brother of Edward "Crystal" Cheffro, Camille "Dolly" Iacuzio and John Cheffro all of East Boston, Joseph Cheffro of Winthrop and the late Sylvester "Jake" Cheffro.
Also survived by 9 loving grandchildren; Erica, Joseph, Janelle, Josephine, Christopher, Robert, Krista, Carmine, Jr. and Sofia as well as many other extended family members and friends.
Family and friends will honor Robert's life by gathering on Wednesday July 26, 2017 from 4-8 pm in the Ruggiero Family Memorial Home 971 Saratoga St. (Orient Heights) EAST BOSTON and again at 8:45 am on Thursday morning before leaving in funeral procession to Sacred Heart Church 45 Brooks St. East Boston for a funeral mass in celebration of Robert's life at 10 am. Services will conclude with Robert being laid to rest ion St. Mary's Cemetery, Lynn.
Robert served his country proudly in the U.S. Army from 1961-1963. In lieu of flowers donations in Robert's memory may be made to the St. Jude Children's Research Hospital 262 Danny Thomas Place Memphis, TN 38105-1905.
Funeral home is handicapped accessible. Courtesy valet parking at the front entrance. For complimentary transportation to the funeral for the visitation please call 617-569-0990. Ample off street parking with attendant in our parking lots.