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Robert E. Wexler

July 8, 2020


Robert E. Wexler, 87, of Fairhaven passed away Wednesday, July 8, 2020 at St. Luke’s Hospital in New Bedford after a brief illness.

Born and raised in New Bedford, son of the late Robert and Emily “Mildred” (Koson) Wexler, he settled in Acushnet in 1960.  Robert was a communicant of St. Mary’s Church in Fairhaven.

He served his country in the Air Force during the Korean War and later worked at Continental Screw in New Bedford until they closed.  Robert then worked at Bridgewater Credit Union for 9 years and Save-A-Lot for many years after that.

He is survived by an aunt, Lorraine Lubertowicz of Fairhaven and many close cousins.

Calling hours are Tuesday from 4-7pm in the Fairhaven Funeral Home, 117 Main St., Fairhaven.  A Mass of Christian Burial will be Celebrated Wednesday, July 15, 2020 at 10am in St. Mary’s Church, Fairhaven followed by interment in Sacred Heart Cemetery, New Bedford.  

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July 14, 2020

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Fairhaven Funeral Home
117 Main Street
Fairhaven, MA 02719

Funeral Mass
July 15, 2020

10:00 AM
St. Mary Church (Fairhaven)
41 Harding Road
Fairhaven, MA 02719

July 15, 2020

Sacred Heart Cemetery
559 Mount Pleasant Street
New Bedford, MA 02745

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