Robert F. Dudley

June 9th, 2020

Robert F. Dudley, “Bob”, age 90, a long-time resident of Wilmington, passed away at home surrounded by his loving family on June 7, 2020.

Bob was the beloved husband of the late Frances E. (Dempsey) Dudley, devoted father of Ray Dudley and his wife Randi of Gilmanton, NH, Deborah Harris and her husband Steven of Amesbury, Susan Cooper and her late husband Golden of Wichita, KS, Judie Cherry and her husband Chris of Opelika, AL, Mary Downs and her husband Jimmy, Paul Dudley and his wife Penni all of Wilmington, Pattiann Graham and her husband Shawn of Windham, NH, and the late Robert Dudley and his wife Andrea of Naples, ME, loving grandfather of Raymond, Caleb, Megan, Christopher, Courtney, Robert, Jennie, Laura, Buddy, Alisha, Joey, Alex, Ashley, Jimmy, Gabriella, Joshua, Lily, and Emma, Great Grandfather of Khloe, T.J., Kaelyn, Jocelyn, Sailor, Phoebe, Auralei, Eloria, Wynnie, Frances, Delaney, and the late Nora, cherished son of the late Edward L. and Margaret M. (Brennan) Dudley, dear brother of Francis Dudley of Maine, the late Eddie Dudley and Donald Dudley. Bob is also survived by many nieces, nephews, great-nieces, and great-nephews.

Family and friends are invited to Calling Hours on Saturday, June 13th from 9:00-11:00 a.m. at the Nichols Funeral Home, 187 Middlesex Ave., Wilmington, followed by a Graveside Service with Military Honors at 11:00 a.m. All guests attending the visitation and services are required to wear masks.

In lieu of flowers donations in Bob’s memory may be made to Local Heroes, P.O. Box 538, Wilmington, MA 01887.

Bob was a United States Air Force Veteran who proudly served during the Korean War.


12 Entries in Guest Book for “Robert F. Dudley”

  1. Barbara Reinhart Fitzgerald says:

    My sincerest condolences to the whole Dudley family. I have such great memories of “Mr. D”. He was a very sincere, personable and kind man. A true gentleman. As much as he will be missed, he is now reunited with his soulmate. Rest in peace Mr. D. My thoughts and prayers are with you all.

  2. Kathy Foley-Johnson says:

    Patti and Family – My deepest condolences for your loss. The many stories that you shared Patti will keep his spirit alive. Especially the love that he had for your mom. Prayers for you and your family.

  3. Mary Olshaw Hynes says:

    From my family to all of you, I’m sorry to hear Uncle Bob passed, our thoughts and prayers to you all.

  4. Pat & Bob Kelly says:

    We are so sadden to hear about the loss of your dad, Bob. We have so many great memories of Bob and the entire Dudley family! Living behind you all for 38 years! Best neighbors ever! Bob was indeed a true and sincere gentleman. He will be missed by all. You are all in our thoughts and prayers.

  5. mary barry emerick says:

    To the Dudley Family, I am so sorry for the loss of your Dad. You are all in my thoughts & prayers at this difficult time.

  6. Karen and Danny Parrish says:

    R.I.P. Uncle Bob. You are dearly loved and remembered for all your kindness. I will forever keep you in heart now.

  7. Lori & Cisco Leon says:

    Our thoughts and prayers go out to all of the Dudley Family. Growing up on the same street and usually seeing your Dad drive by giving us a wave and a smile. He was so sweet and his memories will keep him in your hearts. R.I.P

  8. Andrea Dudley says:

    Bob was a very kind and caring man that I was lucky to call my father in law for a short time. He will be missed by many. RIP Bob

  9. Margaret smolinsky says:

    To all of the Dudley family my thought and prayers are with will be missed uncle bob

  10. Mary KRikorian says:

    To the whole Dudley family:

    So very sorry about your dad. He was a very loving person as was
    your mom. They are together now, and very happy. Peace be with you

  11. Martina o keeffe says:

    So sorry for your loss paul my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time know that your dad is at peace. I will miss seeing him at marketbasket. Be weel be safe hugs to you and penni

  12. KELLY DONOVAN says:

    I am so very sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you and penni.

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