Robert C. Hannon, age 99, of Milton passed away at home October 26th. Born in Somerville, he attended Jamaica Plain High School and was a proud veteran of the Armed Guard of the U.S. Navy during WW II, serving in the Mediterranean Sea. He worked for many years for New England Telephone as an Installer and retired in 1985. He was a longtime member of the Cunningham Bowling League in Milton and was an avid sports fan at all levels of competition from Little League Baseball to the pros.
Beloved husband of Jean M. (Nagle). Father of Robert M. Hannon and his wife Deborah Morris of Milton, Jane M. Quinn and her husband Michael of Bridgewater, NH, Patricia A. Cox and her husband David of Franklin, Julie Harasta and her husband Louis of Webster, NY, and Michael W. Hannon and his wife Kelley of Hingham. Brother of the late John W. Hannon of West Roxbury and Elizabeth A. Russell of Wellesley. He was Bobbo to 11 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren. Visiting hours at the Alfred D. Thomas Funeral Home, 326 Granite Avenue, Milton, Monday, November 1, from 4-8 pm. Funeral Mass at St. Elizabeth Church, 350 Reedsdale Road, Milton, Tuesday, November 2, at 10:00 am. Burial at Milton Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his memory to the Milton High School Boosters, 25 Gile Road, Milton, MA 02186.
To send flowers to Robert's family, please visit our floral store.