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Obituary Condolences

COSKREN, Robert J. Of Norwood died on March 19, 2013 at the age 84. Beloved Husband of the Late Helen A. (Simpson) Coskren. Devoted father of Colleen T. Coskren and her husband Arthur LaPorte of Claremont, NH, Timothy P. Coskren and his wife Paula of Walpole, Patrick P. Coskren and his wife Linda J. of Norwood and the late Peter Coskren and his late wife Carmen. Also survived by 10 grandchildren Tim, Tony, Mike, Nick, Leanna, Nicole, Melissa, Peter, Patrick, Lisa and 2 great grandchildren Emma & Chloe. He was the Brother of 4 late Brothers. Robert was born in Lawrence and Graduated from Central Catholic High School. He then went on to graduate from Northeastern University and received a Chemical Engineering Degree. He was a member of the Norwood KofC. Robert was the Lead Singer for the Blue Hill 4 Comedy Barber Shop Quartet and was a member of the Canton Barber Shop Chorus. Funeral from the Kraw-Kornack Funeral Home 1248 Washington St. NORWOOD Monday March 25, 2013 at 9am followed by a Funeral Mass at 10am in St. Catherine of Siena Church Norwood. Visiting hours will be held on Sunday March 24, 2013 from 4-7p.m. Interment Highland Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations may be made in his name to Tufts Medical Center Trust Brain Tumor Research 800 Washington Street Tufts Medical Center #231 Boston, MA 02111. 781-762-0482

Published in The Boston Globe on Mar. 22, 2013
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