HUGHES William Sr., age 83, passed away peacefully on Monday, July 27, 2015 at the Harrington House in Walpole. He was the son of the late Herbert and Gertrude (Morgan) Hughes and the husband of the late Mary (McAvoy) Hughes. Bill was born on February 15, 1932 in Belfast, Northern Ireland. He was employed as a carpenter for several years at Garelick Farms. Bill was a member of the Masons Lafayette-Dover, A.F. & A.M. in Norwood and was a former Grand Master. He was an avid golfer. He was a loving father and grandfather. Devoted father of Robert Hughes and his wife Suzanne of Sarasota, FL, William Hughes, Jr and his wife Barbara of Wrentham, Russell Hughes of Wrentham and the late Richard Hughes. Beloved grandfather of Nicole, Richard, Max, Logan and Raymond. Great grandfather of Zachary. Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend calling hours on Friday, July 31, from 4:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. at the Roberts and Sons Funeral Home, 30 South Street, FOXBOROUGH. A funeral service will be held at the funeral home on Saturday at 11:00 A.M. To light a special candle in Bill’s memory please visit the funeral home web site at www.robertsandsonsfuneralhome.com. In lieu of flowers, donations in Bill’s memory may be made to the Shriner’s Burn Hospital for Children, 51 Blossom Street, Boston, MA 02114-2601. Roberts and Sons Funeral Home 508-543-5471
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Roberts & Sons Funeral Home
30 South Street
Foxborough, MA 02035
Published in Boston Herald on July 29, 2015