Robert Conti 90, passed away on November 4 at the West Revere Health Center with his loving wife Lillian by his side. Bob was born on November 22, 1928 in Everett one of four children of the late Profeta and Mary (Locatelli) Conti. Bob grew up in Everett and it was in Everett that he established his business, Everett Aluminum which has become one of the foundations of the Everett Business Community. Bob Conti was respected, loved and admired by all who had the privilege of knowing him. His kindness and generosity traveled far and at home. People tell stories of things that he did for others that were unselfish and extraordinary. Bob was a brilliant man, great humanitarian and he had a wonderful sense of humor. He was always full of life and loving every minute he had with family and friends. Bob was a devoted family man with a brilliant mind, huge heart and beaming smile and knowing eyes. Bob set the bar incredibly high as a father to his five children and was an exceptional role model to his eight grandchildren. Bob was a member of Everett Kiwanis for 46 years and it is this organization that dedicated the bell that opens every meeting to Robert Conti for his Service, Generosity, and Fun on September 26, 2019. He also was a member of St Vincent de Paul of St Mary’s Parish in Revere. Bob Conti lived the life he loved and loved the life he lived.
Bob is survived by his loving wife of 65 years, Lillian as well as his children Mary Lynn and her husband Richard Sully of Lynnfield, , Peter and his wife Kathy Conti of Saugus, John and his wife Michele Conti of Everett and Steven Conti and his fiancé Annie Rochon of Gloucester and the late Paul Conti. He was the grandfather of Christopher Conti and his wife Tanya, Jillian Sheehan and her husband Colin, Joseph Conti, Kimberly Bachand and her husband Joshua, Robert Conti and his wife Caitlin, Maria Sully, Kelsey Conti and Michaela Conti and great grandfather of Rory Sheehan. He was the brother of James Conti and the late Joseph Conti and his wife Ann and Marguerite and her husband Tony Lepore. He was Godfather to Miranda Mugford.
Funeral Mass will be held on Friday November 8 in St Mary's of the Assumption Parish in Revere at 10 am. Interment will follow in Woodlawn Cemetery.
Visitng hours will be held on Thursday November 7 from 4 to 8 pm at the Murphy O'Hara Funeral Home 519 Broadway Everett. In lieu of flowers the family would like donations made in Bob's memory to Alzheimer's Association 309 Waverley Rd. Waltham, MA. 02452 or online at ALZ.org
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