Robert M. White, lifelong resident of Medford, passed away on Wednesday, September 14th. He was 60. Born in Stoneham and raised in Medford, he was the cherished son of Charlie and Betty (DiJulia) White.
Robert was loved by everyone. His kind heart and gentle disposition made him one of a kind. Robert’s presence and smile could brighten any room. A dear family friend once said “Robert brightened the world with his smile, his ready conversation and caring heart.” That statement truly defines who Robert truly was. Robert absolutely adored all animals, especially dogs, as they had a special place in his heart.
Robert was the dear brother of Paula White of Medford, and Stacy Willar and her husband Keith of Grafton. He was the proud uncle of Olivia White, John “Jake” Willar, Brooke Willar and Sean Willar. He was the devoted owner of Daphne his late dog. Robert was loved by all who knew him. He will be missed by all.
A funeral mass will be celebrated in Saint Joseph Church, 118 High St., Medford, on Monday, September 19th at 11:30 AM. All relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend. Burial will be private.
In lieu of flowers, the family request memorial donations may be made in Robert’s name to the ASPCA Tributes, 520 8th Ave., 7th Floor, New York, NY 10018.