James "Bob" Evans
March 08, 1935 - December 03, 2017
Beloved Father and Grandfather
James "Bob" Evans, age 82, passed away unexpectedly at Norwood Hospital on December 3, 2017.
Bob was born on March 8, 1935 and was a graduate of Randolph High School, Class of 1953. He also attended Johnson and Wales in Providence. Bob proudly served his country in the United States Navy on the USS Ticonderoga. He married his late wife Antonette (Pennacchio) on June 5, 1960 in Norwood.
Bob worked for over thirty years for Northrop in Norwood. He enjoyed playing golf and pool. He enjoyed taking care of his property and spending time with his family.
Devoted father of Mark Evans of Foxborough, Gary Evans and his wife Elizabeth of E. Lyme, CT, David Evans and his wife Jennifer of Plainville and Cindy MacDonald and her husband Paul of Upton. Loving grandfather of Joshua and Emily MacDonald and Ryan and Meghan Evans.
Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend calling hours on Thursday, December 7 from 4 to 7 PM at the Roberts and Sons Funeral Home, 30 South Street, Foxborough. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Friday at 10 AM at St. Mary’s Church, 58 Carpenter Street, Foxborough. Interment to follow at St. Mary’s Cemetery, Foxborough. For additional information please contact 508 543-5471. To light a special candle in Bob’s memory please visit the funeral home web site at www.robertsandsonsfuneralhome.com.
In lieu of flowers, donations in Bob's memory may be made to The American Heart Association, P.O. Box 417005-7005 Boston, MA 02241-7005.
Visitation: Roberts and Sons Funeral Home
Service: St. Mary's Church, Foxboro
Cemetery: St. Mary's Cemetery, Foxboro