Robert M. Goodell
Farmer & Dee Funeral Home Inc
16 Lee St
Tewksbury, MA
Robert M. Goodell
Graduate of Shawsheen Valley Tech

TEWKSBURY -- Robert M. "Robbie" Goodell, age 21, a lifelong Tewksbury resident, passed away at the Winchester Hospital on Monday, October 19, 2015, following a long struggle with addiction.

Born in Lawrence on January 29, 1994, he was the much loved son of Steven R. and Lois M. (Marshall) Goodell.

Robbie attended Tewksbury schools and graduated from Shawsheen Valley Technical High School in 2012.

He loved sports and as a youth played hockey, baseball, and soccer in the Tewksbury Youth Sports Programs. During his high school years, he was a multi-sport athlete and member of the Football, Hockey, Baseball and Soccer teams at Shawsheen Tech.

Since graduation, Robbie enjoyed working with his dad in the Construction field. In addition, he loved family vacations and spending time with his many friends and teammates.

Besides his parents, he is survived by his paternal grandmother, Callie Goodell of Raleigh, NC; his maternal grandmother, June M. Marshall of Tewksbury; his aunts and uncles, Michael and Janet Marshall, Eileen and Tom Crear, Maureen Marshall, Phillip Goodell, Jr., and Deborah and Frank Fitzgerald; cousins, Aaron Crear, Andrew and Lisa Crear, James Fitzgerald, Jennifer and Matt Spaulding, and Joseph Fitzgerald; also numerous extended family member and friends.

Robbie was the paternal grandson of the late Phillip Goodell, Sr. and the late Merrill Marshall.

GOODELL -- Robert M. "Robbie". Calling hours are Thursday, Oct. 22, from 4-8 p.m. at the Farmer & Dee Funeral Home, 16 Lee St., Tewksbury. His funeral will be held Friday, Oct. 23, at 10:30 a.m. from the funeral home, followed by his Funeral Mass at 11:30 a.m. at St. William's Church, 1351 Main St., Rte. 38, Tewksbury. Interment at Tewksbury Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations in Robbie's memory may be made to Into Action Recovery Program, 632 North Street, Tewksbury, MA 01876.
Published by Lowell Sun on Oct. 21, 2015.
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Yesterday 10/19/19 was your 4 year Angelversary. Hard to believe that youve been gone that long. We miss you more and more each day. You are and always be our most precious son. Love ❤ Mom and Dad
Lois Goodell
October 20, 2019
Lois and Stephen, (our business partners for life) just got the news listening to Channel 5. Feeling sad to hear about your bundle of joy (Robert) Our prayers are that God in time will mend your broken hearts and give you comfort and strength when that moment comes when you want to hear your Son, Robert's. human voice....he now lives in your hearts and now silently speaks to you Lois and Steve...yep it's been years but how could we forget your humor and smiling faces that came at the right time always. God's love, peace and joy you still have each other so hold tight and love each other until eternity...Sincerely may God wrap you up in the cradle of His Loving Hands, and we are forever praying for you both.
Vivian Bennett
April 8, 2016
Lois and Steven,
We just saw your interview on Channel 5 and were so sad to hear about Rob. Our hearts go out to both of you. Liz remembers being friends with Rob at Burke, when they were "little".
Amy and Liz Frechette
Amy Frechette
April 8, 2016
Hey there old friends..I just heard the bad news today. So sorry. I will always remember his tenacity on the ice. I will always remember your dedication to Robie and everyone else. please take care and I am just a phone call away.....So Sad.
October 23, 2015
Steven & Lois, Our hearts are aching for this sad loss. We wish we could be there to hold you and comfort you. We pray that Robbie's soul is at peace and that you can take some ease with that knowledge.

Our deepest sympathy to you all.
"Mom" & "Dad" Kagan
October 23, 2015
Lois and Steven, we are so saddened over the loss of Robbie and the struggles you all endured. We choose to hold close the wonderful memories we created with all of you over the many years in Mattapoisett. Sending strength and love.
The Knight Family
October 23, 2015
So saddened by the loss of Robbie. My deepest sympathy to his mom and dad. No words, just so sorry. Rest easy kiddo.
Tricia McKenzie
October 22, 2015
So sorry for your loss. There are no words. Only hope that you will find comfort in knowing that he is now freed from his life struggle.
With deepest sympathy,
Jim and Cindy Doherty
October 22, 2015
Lois & family my thoughts and prayers go out to you all during this difficult time....
Tammy (Anstey) Croft
October 22, 2015
Life changes in a second. I had been seeing Robbie around town and how he was struggling. So sorry for your pain. I wish I had tried to help. God will look over him.
Linda H
October 21, 2015
Our hearts are breaking and no words can ease the pain. Our little boy is gone and the lost is terrible. I know that you are no longer in pain and that you are safe with God now. Watch over your father and I. We love you Robbie.
Love Mom & Dad
October 21, 2015
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