MEREDITH — Robert Frances Field, 83, of Meredith, NH, passed at his home surrounded by his family on July 12, 2013. He was born on March 22, 1930 in Billerica, MA, and was a long time resident of Chelmsford, MA. He is survived by his loving wife of 63 years Muriel (Pynn) Field, his brother Frederick Field, of Holiday, FL, and his four children: Donna Bordwell of Chantilly, VA, Gail Foley of Reston, VA, Robert Field, of Hollis, NH, and James Field, of Holden, MA.
Additionally, his life was enriched by his ten grandchildren and five great grandchildren, as well as numerous nieces and nephews. Robert was predeceased by his parents, Evan and Margaret (Roloff) Field, sister, Florence Field, and four brothers: Clement Field, Lloyd Field, Stanley Field and Edward Field. Prior to retirement, Robert was CEO of Field Machine and Tool Company and Field and Kelly Reality. He served in the Navy on the USS Newman K. Perry destroyer and was an active member of the Masonic Grand Lodge, of MA. In addition, he was involved in Chelmsford Pop Warner football, hockey, and Little League baseball. He served as president of Patrician Shores Homeowners Association and was a board member of the Willow Brook Association in Naples, Florida. Robert enjoyed traveling, boating, and managing real estate, but his most cherished time was spent with his family.
A memorial service will be held at the Congregational Church of Laconia-United Church of Christ, 69 Pleasant Street, Laconia, NH, at 11:00 a.m. on July 19, 2013. Relatives and friends are respectively invited.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial contributions be made to: Hospice Care of Central New Hampshire, In Memory of Robert F. Field, 780 Main Street, Laconia, NH 03246.
Mayhew Funeral Homes & Crematorium of Meredith and Plymouth are assisting the family with the arrangements. To view Robert's Book of Memories: www.mayhewfuneralhomes.com