North Attleboro – Robert “Bobby” Wallace, 57, of Mt. Hope Street passed away Thursday, January 16, 2020 at Sturdy Memorial Hospital surrounded by the love of his family.
Born April 30, 1962 in Attleboro, he was a son of the late Joseph and Phyllis (Bohmbach) Wallace.
Bobby was a lifelong resident of North Attleboro and Plainville. He was a 1980 graduate of King Philip High School in Wrentham.
He worked as a builder at L & M Custom Builders in Raynham for the past 15 years. Previously he worked doing gutters at B & B Gutters and concrete work at R & B Forms. He was known as a hard worker on the job and at home, always putting others before himself.
Bobby loved playing horseshoes and cards. He loved sports, particularly the Patriots and other New England teams, and was always seen wearing sports hats. He also enjoyed gardening, listening to music and spending time with his family and friends.
He is survived by a daughter, Kelsey Roy and husband Joseph of Attleboro and a son, Ryan Flower of Mansfield;
Three grandchildren: Lena, Joseph and Juliet Roy whom he cherished spending time with;
Seven siblings: Joseph Wallace and wife Deborah of Franklin, Roberta Bristol of North Attleboro, William Wallace and wife Carole of Rehoboth, Lynne LaRochelle and husband Dave of Norton, David Wallace of North Attleboro, Bryan Wallace of Plainville and Virginia Rubyck and husband John of Plainville;
And many nieces and nephews.
A funeral Mass will be celebrated on Friday, January 24 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Martha’s Church, 227 South Street (Route 1A) in Plainville. Relatives and friends are invited to the Elk’s Lodge, 52 Bullfinch Street, North Attleboro after the Mass at 12 noon.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Liver Foundation, 188 Needham Street, Suite 240, Newton, MA 02464.
Arrangements entrusted to Sperry & McHoul Funeral Home, 15 Grove Street, North Attleboro. To sign an online guestbook for Bobby, please visit www.sperry-mchoul.com.