Robert James White

May 20, 1928 - February 07, 2012 

Robert James White

May 20, 1928 - February 07, 2012 

Obituary for Robert James White

A Funeral Mass for Robert James White, 83, will be celebrated on Friday, February 10, 2012 in the Church of Saint Patrick, Watertown.

Mr. White, a son of the late Dominic J. and Agnes F. (McCarthy) White, was born in Cambridge. He lived most of his life in Watertown before moving to Falmouth 18 years ago. During the Korean War era he served in the United States Army and the Army Reserves. He had been an Insurance Sales Representative for John Hancock Life Insurance Company. After retiring from the company he established the Robert White Real Estate Company in Watertown which he maintained until retiring and moving to Falmouth. Mr. White died on Tuesday evening, February 7, 2012 in the Falmouth Hospital, after a sudden change in health.

He was the beloved husband for 61 years of Catherine A. (Devereaux) White; dear brother of Ruth F. Paolicelli of Waltham, Donald E. White of Falmouth and the late Doris A. DeStefano. He was also loved by many nieces and nephews, grandnieces & nephews.

The Funeral will be from the MacDonald, Rockwell & MacDonald Funeral Home at 270 Main St., on Rte. 20, Watertown, on Friday at 11 AM followed by a Funeral Mass at 12 noon in the Church of St. Patrick, 212 Main St., Watertown. Calling hours at the Funeral Home will be on Thursday, February 9th from 4-8 PM. Relatives and friends kindly invited to the services.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to a charity of your choice.

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