Robert Boiteau

Robert B. Boiteau, longtime resident of Newton, passed away suddenly on June 24, 2013 at his home in Allston. He was 57 years old. Robert was the husband of the late Stephanie (Hudson) Boiteau, son of the late Maurice Boiteau and the late Madeleine Boiteau of Newton, and brother of the late Melanie Brown. He is survived by his sisters Elyse Pino of Newton and Michele Osmond of Littleton, MA. He is also survived by other siblings, and nephew Kristian Hermansen, godson Jon Hermansen, niece Kendra Brown and nephew Jared Brown. Robert was a man of many interests including music, art, and technology. He particularly loved jazz and country and western music. He was an accomplished and creative cook and baker. His superb cheesecake is legendary; fortunately, we have his secret recipe. Robert was an especially creative and generous man and will be remembered most fondly by the many whom he helped. A memorial service will he held on Sunday, July 28, 2013 from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. at the First Unitarian Society, 1326 Washington Street, West Newton. Donations in Roberts memory may be made to the or the Pine Street Inn.

Published in The Newton Tab from July 16 to July 23, 2013