Obituary: Robert W. Chipman Jr., 56

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NORTHBOROUGH, Mass.  – Robert W. Chipman Jr., 56, died peacefully on Nov. 21, 2012.

He leaves his devoted wife of 32 years, Kathleen (Tobin) Chipman; his loving children; Melissa Murphy and her husband Brian of Hudson, James Chipman of Northborough, Samantha Butera and her husband Peter of Somerville, and Robert W. Chipman III of Northborough; his mother, Irene Chipman of Marlborough; three sisters, Candy Loughlin of Marlborough, Cindy Loughlin of Marlborough and Debra Root of Maine; his grandson, Andrew Murphy. Bob also leaves nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins.

Born in Portland, Maine son of the late Robert W. Chipman, he lived in Northborough for most of his life. Bob owned and operated Waterhouse Stone and Landscape. He graduated from Algonquin Regional High School. Bob enjoyed golfing and the outdoors. He was a great storyteller and was well known for his good sense of humor.

Calling hours will be held on Sunday, Nov. 25, 2012 from 1 to 4 p.m. in Hays Funeral Home, 56 Main St. Bob’s funeral ass will be celebrated on Monday, Nov.r 26 at 10 a.m. in St. Rose of Lima Church, 244 West Main St. Burial will follow in Howard Street Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to: support.shrinershospitals.org.

For online condolences or directions, please visit: www.haysfuneralhome.com

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