Robert R. “Bob” Therrien, Jr.
March 29, 1954 – September 23, 2018
Robert R. “Bob” Therrien, Jr., age 64, of Newark, DE passed away on Sunday, September 23, 2018, surrounded by his loving family.
Born in Amesbury, MA on March 29, 1954, he was a son of the late Robert R. and Winnifred E. (Newman) Therrien, Sr. Bob worked for Rogers Corporation formerly Arlon of Bear, DE as an inspection operator, and retired after 26 dedicated years.
An avid sports fan, you could always find Bob cheering on his beloved New England teams. He enjoyed working with tools and gardening and watching sci-fi TV shows. Bob loved spending time with his grandkids and will always be remembered as a devoted husband, beloved father, grandfather and brother.
He is survived by his loving wife of 40 years, Laurie J. (Sholey) Therrien; children, Jannelle Therrien (Harry Maitland) of Claymont, Laura Sowden (Chris) of New Castle and Robert Therrien III (Katie) of Newark; siblings, Dorina Therrien, David Therrien, Dorise Therrien, Dwight Therrien and Denise Haggard; and grandchildren, Wesley, Maddy, Christopher, Mason, Katelynn and Emily.
A Celebration of Life will be held from 1 pm until 5 pm on Sunday, October 7, 2018, at The Therrien home, 17 Ravenworth Court, Newark, DE, 19702.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Bob’s name to Epilepsy Foundation of Delaware, 240 N James St, Newport, DE 19804 or COPD Foundation Donation Headquarters, 3300 Ponce de Leon Blvd, Miami, Florida 33134.