SPRAGUE Robert C. Jr. (Retired BPD) “Doc” November 21, 2013 age 82. Beloved husband of the late Pauline (MacDonald) of over 50 years. Loving son of the late Robert C and Margaret (Kelley). Devoted father of Paula Campia and her husband Michael of Hyde Park, Robert, III and his wife Jeanne of Plymouth, Janice Jeanetti of Hyde Park, Jill Wallace and her husband Robert Verville of Hookset, NH, and the late Lauren Giles. Cherished brother of Thomas of Brockton, Shirley Ghostlaw of Norwood, Donald of Wrentham and William of Dedham. Loving brother in law of the late Herbert MacDonald. Loving “Grand Pa” of fifteen grandchildren, one great grandson and also survived by many loving nieces, nephews, in laws and friends. Funeral from the Carroll-Thomas Funeral Home, 22 Oak Street, HYDE PARK Wednesday morning at 9:00 A.M. followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at Most Precious Blood Church, Hyde Park at 10:00 A.M. Relatives and friends invited Visiting hours Tuesday evening from 4:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. Children’s room available .Interment at St. Joseph’s Cemetery, West Roxbury. Late Korean War Purple Heart Veteran and he was highly decorated. Retired Boston Police officer of 38 years. Boston Police Patrolmen’s Association, Mass Police Patrolmen’s Association, Emerald Society, Former Commander of Boston Police Post 1018, One of the original founders of the Boston Police Honor Guard, Boston Police Relief Association, Knights of Columbus Readville, Doc enjoyed family time at Salisbury Beach and playing cards with his close friends. For directions and guestbook please visit thomasfuneralhomes.com Carroll-Thomas Funeral Home Hyde Park 617-361-3216
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Carroll-Thomas Funeral Home
22 Oak Street
Hyde Park, MA 02136
Published in Boston Herald on Nov. 24, 2013