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Robert  L. Cote
  • In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Mrlborough Hills HealthCare Center, Second Floor 121 Northborough Rd. Marlborough, MA 01752

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“Bob's kind are becoming a very rare breed in today's society. He served his country in time of need, returned home and quietly contributed to...Read More »
1 of 9 | Posted by: Bill Peloquin - Sudbury, MA

“I was so sorry to hear of your loss. Easter offers hope to those who grieve. ”

“I didn't know Robert but feel as if I knew him through listening to Paul talk about him. He was a kind, gentle, loving father and husband and will...Read More »
3 of 9 | Posted by: Virginia Beaudin-Meade - sterling, MA

“It's been a long time since I've seen any members of the family, but I remember the good ole times with Bob and the neighborhood kids. RIP Bob Cote. ”
4 of 9 | Posted by: Bob Bouvier - CAPE CORAL, FL

“Dear Lucille and Family,I am so sorry for your loss. I met Bob while bringing my Cocker Spaniel Vinny to visit Bob and the other residents of...Read More »
5 of 9 | Posted by: Sandy (and Vinny) Eskedahl - MA

“Thank you for the well-wishes, we appreciate the warm thoughts.the Cote Family ”
6 of 9 | Posted by: A friend

“Thank you for serving our country. May your family find comfort in their faith and may you Rest in Peace. ”
7 of 9 | Posted by: Dr.Timothy Hoffman - Spencer, MA

“To the Robert Cote Family,Sorry for your loss. Bob was a wonderful Husband, Father & Grandfather to all of you. May all the happy memories you have...Read More »
8 of 9 | Posted by: MaryEllen Peloquin - Lancaster, MA

“To Lucille and Family, I Am Very Sorry For Your Loss! Steve Hodgkins ”
9 of 9 | Posted by: A friend

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Robert L. Cote, 92, of Marlborough, MA, died Sunday, March 29, 2015 at Marlborough Hills HealthCare Center, Marlborough. Born in Worcester, he was the son of the late Albert and Caroline"Lottie" (Wilmot) Cote and was the husband of Lucille (Arvisais) Cote.
Mr. and Mrs. Cote would have celebrated their 71st anniversary on April 19.He served in the US Navy during WW II as an Electricians Mate First Class, later returning to service during the Korean War. He had been employed as an electrician for 30 years at the former Crompton Knowles Company before retiring in 1990 from Elkay Products in Shrewsbury. He was a member of the Naval Action Reserve.Mr. Cote found pleasure caring for his home and sharing his life with his wife, family and friends
.Besides his wife, he is survived by his sons, Richard R. Cote and his wife Maria of Irving, TX and Paul G. Cote of Worcester, his daughter, Elaine M. Johnson of Brattleboro, VT, his grandchildren, Christina and Catherine of TX, Samantha of Worcester and Alex M. of New Brunswick, NJ and several nieces,nephews , great nieces and nephews and great -great nieces and nephews.
He was also the grandfather of the late Dylan P. Johnson, who died in 1994 and the brother of the late George R. Cote, who died in 1968, Geraldine M. LeHane who died in 2004 and Claire R. DiPilato who died in 2014.
Visiting hours will be held on Thursday, April 2, from 5-7 pm at the Slattery Funeral Home, Inc., 40 Pleasant St., Marlborough, MA.
A funeral service will be held on Friday, April 3, at 11:00 am at the funeral home. An hour of visitation will be held prior to the service.
Burial will be held at a later date at St. Mary's Cemetery, Beach St., Marlborough.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Marlborough Hills HealthCare Center, Second Floor, 121 Northborough Rd., Marlborough, MA 01752