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West Bridgewater---Robert F. "Bob" Sly, Sr., a resident of the LifeCare Center of West Bridgewater, MA passed away peacefully at Cambridge Hospital on June 16, 2021, he was 83. He was the husband of the late Barbara A. (Malaney) Sly with whom he shared 41 years of marriage. Son of the late Edmund and Anna (Keefe) Sly. Bob was born and raised in Stoughton and graduated from Stoughton High School. He moved to Easton, MA shortly after the birth of his first daughter where he continued to live for many years.

Bob retired from Nabisco after 35 years with the company. He received an "All Star" award for his time of service. He was known to have two or three part-time jobs in addition to his full-time job so he would have extra pocket money for his enjoyment at the Raynham Dog Track and an occasional trip to Foxwoods. He especially enjoyed taking trips with his family to Las Vegas, Nantasket Beach and Cape Cod. Bob took pleasure in playing cribbage up until the past couple of years and dancing in his younger years. He was an avid Boston sports fan and enjoyed having Super Bowl parties at his home for many years. Bob was a kind, generous person to others and was grateful of the support and assistance given by the nursing staff, therefore, he will be missed by many.

Bob was preceded in death by his daughter, Cheryl (Sly) Alarie. He is survived by his son, Robert Jr. of St. Petersburg, FL and daughter, Deborah Mumma and her husband Jay of Dartmouth and Richard Sly of Largo, FL. He was the brother of the late Edmund Sly, Marie Crean and Francis Sly. He is also survived by his grandchildren, Steven, Matthew and Daniel and many nieces and nephews. Bob spent many hours in his retirement visiting and cheering on his grandchildren at their various activities.

Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend visitation at Kane Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 605 Washington Street (Rte.138) Easton on June 25, 2021 from 9 – 11 a.m. with a service to follow at 11:00 a.m. Interment will take place at the Immaculate Conception Cemetery in North Easton, MA. In lieu of flowers, make a donation to your favorite charity or take a loved one out to lunch. For directions or condolences visit