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Robert A. Kirby

February 6, 1958 — July 12, 2022

TEMPLETON - Robert A. Kirby, 64, of Baldwinville, died peacefully Tuesday morning, July 12, 2022 in Alliance Health at Baldwinville.

He was born in Templeton on February 6, 1958, son of Dorothy L. (Caissie) Kirby of Baldwinville and the late Harry J. Kirby and was a 1976 graduate of Narragansett Regional High School.

Bob had worked for the Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation for ten years and then owned and operated his own lawn care business.  An avid outdoorsman, Bob enjoyed hunting, fishing and camping.  He was a member of St. Vincent de Paul Church.

In addition to his mother, he leaves a daughter Wendy Kirby of Gardner and two grandchildren, Anthony Silva and Stefan Whalen; his brothers and sisters, Richard J. Kirby of FL, Paul J. Kirby of Athol, Kathleen T. Webster of Baldwinville, Joann M. Ilinitch of Baldwinville, James F. Kirby of Cheshire, CT and Michael G. Kirby of Baldwinville and many nieces and nephews.  In addition to her father, Bob is predeceased by a sister, Judith Brown.

Calling hours in Stone-Ladeau Funeral Home, 343 Central Street, Winchendon are Saturday, July 16, 2022 from 9:30 to 10:30 AM.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Saturday, July 16, 2022 at 11 A.M. in St. Vincent de Paul Church, 1 Forest Street, Baldwinville.  Burial will be in Greenlawn Cemetery.

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Saturday, July 16, 2022

9:30 - 10:30 am (Eastern time)

Stone-Ladeau Funeral Home

343 Central St, Winchendon, MA 01475

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Mass of Christian Burial

Saturday, July 16, 2022

Starts at 11:00 am (Eastern time)

St. Vincent de Paul Church

1 Forest St, Templeton, MA 01436

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