De Lollis, Robert – of Peabody and Chatham, Tuesday April 9, 2019, passed away at the age of 93.
He is pre-deceased by his parents Cesare and Concetta (D’Apollonio) De Lollis and four sisters, Cleo De Lollis, Maria De Lollis, Vera De Lollis Bateman, and Anne De Lollis Ganz. He is survived by his children, Karen (and husband Mark) McLean and Stephen (and wife Hsin Lien) De Lollis, his grandsons Grayson Cesare McLean and Ethan Robert De Lollis, and many nieces, great-nieces, great-nephews, and great-great nephews.
Bob was born in Arlington, on May 10, 1925. He received his B.S. in Biology from Harvard College, attended graduate school at the University of Chicago and spent 40 years in the industrial chemical industry. He is a WWII Veteran, having served in the Army Air Corps with both continental and foreign service.
Bob was a real people person, able to make conversation and friends in any situation. He enjoyed fishing, trivia, and big band music, though nothing made him happier than playing with his grandsons. He was a long-time volunteer at the Cape Cod Hospital, where he earned a number of recognition awards.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend a visitation for Bob on Saturday, April 20th from 10am thru 12noon in the funeral home. Burial at a later date and time in Chatham. Please omit flowers and make a donation in Bob’s memory to Save the Children, 501 Kings Highway East, Suite 400, Fairfield, CT 06825
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