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Obituary: Robert A. Gauthier, 83

Aug 14, 2019 06:01PM ● By Theresa Gilman

Robert A. Gauthier

Mr. Robert A. Gauthier, 83, of Tewksbury, MA passed away on Monday August 5, 2019. The son of the late Hermagild and Venerande (Martin) Gauthier he was born in Lawrence on April 12, 1936 and had been an area resident all his life.

Bobby was a happy go lucky man with a big heart & kind soul. Christmas was his favorite holiday to celebrate as well as his birthday. He also had a love for old fashion cars & old movies. Loved his coffee & cheeseburgers.

Bobby was thoughtful and thankful of others for all the love and care he received during his life. He will be missed by all that knew him. He would wish for others, in his name, to conduct small unexpected and unsolicited acts of kindness for someone in need.

Mr. Gauthier was predeceased by his four sisters; Eileen, Evelyn, Cecile, Loretta his three brothers; Roger, Herman, Raymond. In addition, Bobby was lovingly predeceased by “sister” in- law Mamie Gauthier. He is also survived by many nieces and nephews. 

The Family of Mr. Gauthier would like to thank the staff of Tewksbury State Hospital for the love and care that they gave to Bobby. In lieu of flowers donations can be made in Mr. Gauthier’s memory to Tewksbury State Hospital, 365 East Street, Tewksbury, MA 01876. 

A private family funeral will take place, Thursday, August 15th at 9:00 am at the Edgar J. Racicot Inc. Funeral Home, 1400 Broadway Rd., Dracut. Followed by a committal service at 10:00 am at Sacred Heart Cemetery in Andover. Online condolences may be shared at www.racicotfuneralhome.com
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