Robert “Bob” P. Alexander, 77, of Hudson, formerly of Webster, passed away at home on Monday, October 1, 2018, surrounded by his beloved family.
Bob was born on March 20, 1941, in Webster, MA, the only son of Anthony Alexandrowicz and Stacia (Jarosz) Alexandrowicz-Sugar. He was raised in Webster and attended Bartlett High School. Bob worked for many years as a machine operator for Guilford of Maine before retiring. He moved to Hudson in 1994 with his beloved wife, Kathleen M. (Leary) Alexander and was a member of Saint Michael’s Parish.
Bob was a long-time member of the Teamsters 170. He also had a passion for wood working and was a skilled handyman. Bob shared his talent with those around him, building decks, cabinets and other items for family, friends and neighbors. His generosity even extended to the Felician Sisters in Enfield, CT where he donated his time and services crafting and decorating hundreds of items made of wood to be sold at their fairs.
Among his many survivors, he leaves his beloved wife of twenty- four years, Kathleen M. (Leary) Alexander; his son David P. Alexander and his wife Karen of Millbury; his daughter Lisa A. Chauvin of Webster; his step-daughter, Carol M. Mathewson and her husband David of Worcester; two sisters, Sister Mary Laureann Alexandrowicz of the Felician Sisters in Enfield, CT and Shirley A. Alexandrowicz of Auburn, MA and a step-brother, Ferdinand Sugar of Dudley. He leaves his mother-in-law, Mary Leary, with whom he shared a special bond. He was the grandfather to Travis Alexander, Ashley Moberg, Steven Chauvin, Christopher Mathewson, Noah Mathewson and Christopher Talbot; and great-grandfather to Ava Alexander, Maura Moberg and Elliot Moberg. He leaves a loving family of sister and brother-in-law’s, nieces and nephews and neighbors.
Relatives and Friends are invited to a period of visitation from 4 pm until 7 pm on Friday, October 5, 2018 at TIGHE HAMILTON REGIONAL FUNERAL HOME, 50 Central St., Hudson, MA. A funeral cortege will process to Saint Michael’s Parish, 21 Manning St., Hudson, MA, on Saturday, October 6, 2018 for a 9 am Mass of Christian Burial; followed by final committal services at Saint Joseph Cemetery in Webster.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to a charity dear to Roberts heart: The HeartBrothers Foundation; 225 Cedar Hill Street, Suite 200, Marlborough, MA 01752. http://heartbrothers.org