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Robert F. Eydenberg

Family & friends are invited to attend Memorial Visiting Hours on Friday, February 9th from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., in the Vertuccio & Smith, Home for  Funerals, 773 Broadway (Route 107), Revere for Retired Revere Senior Deputy Fire Chief, Robert F. Eydenberg, who passed on Monday, January 29th at the JML Care Center of Falmouth, following a lengthy illness. His funeral will be conducted from the funeral home on Saturday, February 10th at 9:00 a.m., followed by a Memorial Funeral Mass in Christ the King Church, 5 Job’s Fishing Rd., Mashpee at 11:00 a.m. Interment will be held privately.

A Revere native who spent a great deal of his life in Revere, he was 1964 alumnus of Revere High School. He began his career with the Revere Fire Department in 1969. He served over 42 years with the Department, retiring in 2011. He had been appointed to Permanent Reserve Firefighter in 1969, Lieutenant in in 1974, Captain in 1980 and Deputy Fire Chief in 1986. He held memberships in the Corvette Club of America, the Quashnet Country Club, the Falmouth Elks Lodge #2380 & the Orient Heights Yacht Club, Orient Heights, East Boston.

He is the beloved husband of Margaret (Mooney) LaCava-Eydenberg of Mashpee. He is the devoted Father to Robert M. Eydenberg of Revere. He is the Dear brother to Nancy L. Mulligan & her late husband, Thomas of North Reading, Lorraine DiGiovanni & her husband, Retired Revere Firefighter, Anthony DiGiovanni of Revere & Kingston, N.H., Roger W. Eydenberg & wife, Maria of North Smithfield, R.I., Joyce A. Bielen of Plymouth, Revere Fire Lt. Virginia “Ginny” Segee & her partner, Cindy Mooney of Framingham, Maureen Franco & her husband, Ralph of Lynnfield & the late Eileen Eydenberg. He is also lovingly survived by “Peg’s” sons, John E. LaCava & Michael J. LaCava, both of Mashpee & their children to whom he is “Grampy Bob”; Morgan, Paige Nicholas & Taylor LaCava, Courtney, Richard “Richie” & Timothy “Timmy” Cohan. Bob also leaves many cousins, nephews and nieces. He is the adored son to the late Revere Fire Chief, Arnold F. Eydenberg & Edith W. (Kenney) Eydenberg.


Visiting Hours

Friday, February 9th from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Memorial Funeral Mass

Saturday, February 10th at 11:00 a.m. in the Church of Christ the King, 5 Job’s Fishing Rd, Mashpee


Will be Private

In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to the Revere Firefighters Union – Local #926, 4 Freeman St., Revere, MA 02151.

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  1. Hillarie Gaynor Clarke
    Feb 7 2018

    So sorry to hear of Bob’s passing ! I remember him as a kind and personable man. Sending prayers your way during this sad time.

    Hillarie (your old client )

  2. Mary Eisele
    Feb 6 2018

    Words, no matter how kind, can’t mend your heartache. However, those who care for you wish you comfort and peace of mind.

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