Deacon Robert G. Lorenzo
Fairhaven – Deacon Robert Gregory Lorenzo, son of the deceased, Gregorio and Vernie Lorenzo, died April 24, 2021 at his house in Fairhaven Massachusetts, along with his household surrounding him in love. He had simply celebrated his 84th birthday.
He’s survived by his spouse, Mary (O’Neil) and 5 of his 6 kids, Regina (Jeff) McCready, Gregory (Carrel), Kathryn and life associate (Daniel Morris), Karen (Thomas) Kurtz, Christopher and predeceased by his beloved daughter, Amy. His cherished 12 grandchildren; Ian, Colin, Cassie, Christopher, Sarah, Jon, Izzy, Sophia, Jack, Annie, Katie and Lucas. And his valuable “Household O’Neil” together with his brother and sister in legal guidelines and 11 nieces and nephews. Deacon Bob had many acquaintances and pals who will miss his mild method.
As an solely youngster, rising up in Roxbury MA., he was a proud graduate of Cathedral Excessive Faculty and Merrimack Faculty. After learning at MIT, he turned a naval architect of the US Navy and traveled the world. Deacon Bob was honored to be a United States Marine Corps Veteran, serving our nation proudly.
In retirement, he was in a position to observe a ardour for his Catholic religion.
The Order of the Sisters of St Joseph at Cathedral H.S. have been instrumental in creating this ardour in Deacon Bob and he pursued the position of everlasting deacon in 1988 via St Patrick’s Parish in Woodbury, New Jersey, and later at St Joseph’s Parish in Fairhaven, Mass. He was a devoted and devoted servant of God.
Deacon Bob discovered pleasure in music, swimming, his backyard, sitting within the solar on his deck overlooking Buzzards Bay and he was an avid meals fanatic.
Deacon Bob can be remembered by his household, pals and group for his heat and contagious smile and his capability to share his life expertise to deliver these he encountered to Christ.
A celebration of his life can be on Monday Could 10, 2021. A Memorial Mass can be held at St Joseph Parish, 74 Spring St. Fairhaven, MA 02719, at 11:00 AM with visitation prior at 9:30 AM. Interment can be non-public at Riverside Cemetery. All acceptable COVID-19 precautions can be noticed. Providers are within the care of Fairhaven Funeral House, 117 Most important St, Fairhaven, MA 02719, for memorial register please go to, www.hathawayfunerals.com.
There can be a stay stream of the funeral on Fb Dwell via St Joseph Parish Fb.
A donation in reminiscence of his stunning spirit might be made by examine to St. Joseph Parish in Fairhaven for the restoration of #32 Holy Orders Stained Glass Window Fund (put in memo).
Printed on Could 02, 2021
St Joseph Parish, 74 Spring St. Fairhaven, with visitation prior at 9:30 AM.
Could 10, 2021 at 11:00 AM