January 6, 1936 - March 24, 2021
Robert Whiting Hathaway of North Providence, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, March 24, 2021 at 85 years of age. Beloved husband of Dolores (Dufault) Hathaway. Son of the late William & Hope (Whiting) Hathaway. Loving father of Sue Blackburn of Attleboro; Steve Hathaway of Attleboro, Darleen Sunday of S. Attleboro; Dennis Simoneau of Woonsocket, RI; Norman Simoneau of Cumberland, RI and Chris Simoneau of N. Providence, RI. Cherished grandfather of Nathan Blackburn; Kellyn Blackburn; David Sunday; Stephanie Kuhn; Mathew Sunday; Joey Simoneau; Katie Simoneau; Jessica Szakats; Dennis Simoneau; Amber Simoneau; Grace Simoneau; Hannah Simoneau; Esha Simoneau; Caroline Bizier; Chris Simoneau; Jonathan Simoneau and Bobby Simoneau. He is great-grandfather to 16 ½ great-grandchildren. Adored brother to the late William Hathaway; Norman Hathaway; Elmer (Ray) Hathaway; Ruth Lemonde; Gladys Smith and Gertrude Landeau. Robert was born and raised in Attleboro. He resided in S. Attleboro for 45 years and approximately 20 years in St. Pete, FL. He was employed at Morse Sand & Gravel for 36 years before he retired in 1985. Robert enjoyed gardening and home repairs. Loved his children and grandchildren and going to the Cape and wintering in Florida at Golden Gate. His family would like to thank all the help at Beacon Hospice for their hard work, especially Stephanie, Jen and all the nurses. Relatives and friends are invited to attend visitation on Friday, March 26, 2021 from 4-7 PM at Duffy-Poule Funeral Home, 20 Peck Street, Attleboro. Burial will take place at a later date at Newell Burial Ground, S. Attleboro. For the safety of those who wish to pay their respects, please do so in accordance with CDC, Federal and State guidelines including social distancing and the use of face masks.
Robert Whiting Hathaway of North Providence, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, March 24, 2021 at 85 years of age. Beloved husband of Dolores (Dufault) Hathaway. Son of the late William & Hope (Whiting) Hathaway. Loving father of Sue Blackburn... View Obituary & Service Information
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