Robert Heckathorn (1962-2024)

Robert Heckathorn, 61, of Beverly, Massachusetts, passed away on January 20, 2024. He was born on May 4, 1962, in Lawerence, Massachusetts. Robert affectionately known as “Rob” was a man of faith who loved his family dearly.

Robert had a passion for music and was incredibly musically talented. He delighted in sharing his culinary skills with others and was known for being an amazing chef. He served as chef to many famous artists and sports stars. His culinary creations were exceptional and brought joy to those who had the pleasure of tasting them. Robert always enjoyed social gatherings and cherished the time spent with his loved ones.

In addition to his various interests, Robert was extremely proud of his service in the U.S Army. His dedication and commitment to his country were commendable.

Robert is predeceased by his Parents Marvin and Lucy(Stella), his sister Donna and brother Ronald. Robert is survived by his loving wife, Josephine, his nieces Bonny, Amanda and their families. His Nephew Scott and greatniece Lucia & family. His Sisters in Law and brother in law and their families. His cousins, their families and friends.

Robert will be remembered for his faith, musical talent, culinary skills, and his love for family. He will be deeply missed by all who knew and loved him.

Funeral services will be held on Thursday, February 8, 2024 at 11am in Holy Rosary Shrine, 28 Union Street, Lawrence MA and burial afterward to St. Mary Immaculate Cemetery, Lawrence.


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  1. Liliana & Leonardo on February 8, 2024 at 7:53 am

    I’m so sorry for your loss. During this time of loss, I want you to know that you are in our thoughts and prayers, sending love, to you and your family during this tough time.

  2. Tommy Paine on March 25, 2024 at 8:39 am

    Just seeing this Bobby was great guy meet him in 7th grade Kane school went to school together Big Heart ♥ we made each other laugh often we spoke on phone yr ago was good to hear from him I will.miss him Rest in Peace old Friend .

  3. Eric A St Louis on March 25, 2024 at 9:32 am

    My condolences to family and friends. I went to school with Tob in 4,5,6 +7th grades.
    Deeply sorry for your loss may he rest in peace.

  4. Kathy Beveridge Phelps on March 25, 2024 at 4:45 pm

    I’m so sorry for your loss. I grew up in Lawrence, and reconnected with Rob through FaceBook. He was a great guy.

  5. Joe Armano on March 25, 2024 at 5:52 pm

    Wasn’t aware he passed until today ! RIP Bobby !

  6. Richard Basiliere on March 26, 2024 at 6:26 am

    I have known Bobby most of his life spent a lot of my holidays with his family around the table he will be missed. RIP my brother

  7. Joe Sciuto on March 27, 2024 at 9:00 pm

    Sorry to hear after the date of his service. Will be missed by many

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