Marjorie Ericson
B: 1923-06-22
D: 2023-09-17
View Details
Ericson, Marjorie
Anthony Grandinetti
B: 1970-06-10
D: 2023-09-06
View Details
Grandinetti, Anthony
Sonia Gravel
B: 1920-03-16
D: 2023-09-01
View Details
Gravel, Sonia
Eleanor Baker
B: 1931-05-08
D: 2023-08-31
View Details
Baker, Eleanor
Paul Robar
B: 1957-02-08
D: 2023-08-31
View Details
Robar, Paul
Paul Meleski
B: 1960-11-12
D: 2023-08-30
View Details
Meleski, Paul
Gary Ashford
B: 1956-09-04
D: 2023-08-27
View Details
Ashford, Gary
Glenn Anderson
B: 1943-01-04
D: 2023-08-24
View Details
Anderson, Glenn
Mary Lou Farrell
B: 1934-12-20
D: 2023-08-15
View Details
Farrell, Mary Lou
Phyllis Bath
B: 1930-01-12
D: 2023-08-13
View Details
Bath, Phyllis
Gary Fields
B: 1945-05-10
D: 2023-08-11
View Details
Fields, Gary
Mary Quilliam
B: 1936-12-30
D: 2023-08-03
View Details
Quilliam, Mary
Deborah Pizzimenti
B: 1958-09-25
D: 2023-08-02
View Details
Pizzimenti, Deborah
Ellen Shepherd
B: 1939-09-05
D: 2023-07-30
View Details
Shepherd, Ellen
Maryann Nyren
B: 1963-05-09
D: 2023-07-29
View Details
Nyren, Maryann
Maureen Flynn
B: 1942-12-25
D: 2023-07-29
View Details
Flynn, Maureen
John Sardnola
B: 1970-09-30
D: 2023-07-28
View Details
Sardnola, John
Sun Ok Whitney
B: 1945-05-15
D: 2023-07-27
View Details
Whitney, Sun Ok
Rene Allain
B: 1930-08-27
D: 2023-07-25
View Details
Allain, Rene
Chester Lysik
B: 1934-11-24
D: 2023-07-21
View Details
Lysik, Chester
Thomas Marando
B: 1949-01-08
D: 2023-07-19
View Details
Marando, Thomas


Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
152 Worcester Street
PO Box 75
North Grafton, MA 01536
Phone: (508) 839-4491
About An Amazing Life|Help

Robert P.
Foley Jr.

November 17, 1966 – August 15, 2022

Robert Foley Robert Foley
Share this tribute
Memorial Candles Lit for Robert | SEE ALL
"We are honored to provide this Book of Memories to the family."
— Roney Funeral Home

Obituary for Robert P. Foley Jr.

GRAFTON: “And in the end, it’s not the years in your life that count. It’s the life in your years.” The words of President Abraham Lincoln are fitting when reflecting on the tragic loss of a truly kind soul in Robert P. “Bob” Foley, Jr. who passed away at home August 15, 2022 following a very unexpected illness.

Bob leaves his adoring wife of 30 years, Ann Marie (Connolly) Foley, his children Robert P. Foley III and Caileen M. Foley, his parents Robert and Machiko Foley, and Gary and Margaret Wendlandt, his siblings Kip Foley and his wife Jodi Cutler, and their children Ben and Sam Foley, Tim Foley and his wife Janice, and their daughter Lauren Foley, Veronica Miller and her husband Peter, and their children Wesley, Bridget, and Christopher, Cindy Sulewski and her husband Brad, and Billy Richards and Sheileen Coggins.

Bob was born November 17, 1966 in Holyoke, MA and his roots were in Southwick, MA and Somers, CT. He met Ann Marie while skiing in Stowe, VT where they shared a love of the outdoors in the years that followed, often finding trails and places to hike both there and around his home. He could frequently be seen on the local trails with his beloved canine companion, Tyro. Ann Marie and Bob built a life together in Grafton for many years where Bob was extremely engaged in his community, having served on the Finance Committee and the High School Building Committee. He loved to sail and travel with his family and friends.

Bob loved sports. He played basketball and soccer throughout his childhood, and continued to play in over 30’s leagues in Grafton through his adult years. He coached Robert and Caileen’s youth teams for many years; one of his greatest pleasures was watching his children play sports. He was an accomplished skier who loved his home mountain of Stowe, VT. He also was a dedicated fan of Boston sports teams, especially the Celtics. He appreciated listening to music, especially seeing live music, and loved playing his guitar.

Bob worked as a Mortgage Broker, in solar energy sales and ran his own Lead Abatement business before he recently joined Springdale Education Center working as a teacher for at-risk youth.

All are welcome to gather with Bob’s family and friends to remember him Wednesday August 24th from 3pm to 7pm at Roney Funeral Home 152 Worcester St. N. Grafton, MA 01536. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated for Bob Thursday August 25th at 11:00am at St. James Church 89 Main St. S. Grafton, MA 01560. All attending the Funeral Mass are invited to a reception after the service to be held at Highfields Country Club. He will then be laid to rest at Riverside Cemetery in Grafton.

Donations in Bob’s name can be made to the Grafton Land Trust PO Box 114 Grafton, MA 01519, and Springdale Education Center 84 2nd Ave Chicopee, MA 01020.

A Book of Memories to share a special message with his family is available online at:

First Visitation

When Wednesday, August 24th, 2022 3:00pm - 7:00pm
Roney Funeral Home
152 Worcester St.
North Grafton, MA 01536
Additional Information

Funeral Mass Information

Thursday, August 25th, 2022 11:00am
St. James Church
89 Main Street
S. Grafton, MA 01560

Interment Information

Thursday, August 25th, 2022 12:30pm
Riverside Cemetery
Millbury Street
Grafton, MA 01519