Funeral services will be held on Friday, July 31 for Mr. J. Robert Coen. Mr. Coen was born in Cambridge, a son of the late Peter T. and Mary G. (Morley) Coen. He grew up in Watertown and graduated from Watertown High School. He served with the U. S. Army during World War 2 and had been a Watertown resident for over 40 years. He moved to Belmont in 1972 and had been a resident for the past 37 years. He owned and operated his own Real Estate business in both Watertown and Belmont for many years. He died at his residence on Monday, July 27, 2009 at the age of 84.
He was the beloved husband of the late Joan L. (Toomasian) Coen; loving father of Ghislaine C. Roche and her husband Michael A. of Arlington, Siobhan P. Bayle and her husband William P. of Wayne, PA and Peter T. of Belmont and dear grandfather of Ashton J. Bayle, Briston A. Bayle, Olivia M. Coen and Avery J. Coen.
Funeral services will be held from the MacDonald, Rockwell & MacDonald Funeral Home in WATERTOWN SQUARE at 6 Riverside St. (cnr. of No. Beacon St.) Watertown on Friday at 8:00 A.M. followed by a Funeral Mass at 9:00 O'Clock in the Church of St. Luke, 132 Lexington St., Belmont. Relatives and friends kindly invited. Interment St. Patrick's Cemetery. Visiting hours Thursday 4-8 PM.
Contributions may be made in Bob's memory to the Franciscan Friars of the Atonement - Graymoor, P. O. Box 301, Garrison, NY 10524-0301
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