ROBERT J. “BOB” PECORA – of Gloucester, Thursday, February 5th, sixty-three years of age. Cherished son of Norma (Borselli) Pecora of Woburn and the late John Pecora. Beloved husband of Stacy M. (Weber) Pecora. Devoted father of Emily A. Pecora of Beverly, Allison J. Pecora of Gloucester, and Jessica A. Pecora of White River Junction, VT. Dear brother of John Pecora and his wife Jeanne of Bedford. Also lovingly survived by his “grandpuppies,” Bella and Frankie, and by the Weber Family. Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend a Funeral Mass in St. Charles Church, 280 Main Street, Woburn on Thursday, February 12th at 10 a.m. Calling hours will be held in Graham Funeral Home, 3 Arlington Road, Woburn on Wednesday from 4 to 8 p.m. Interment is private. At Bob’s request, in lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to The Salgi Esophageal Cancer Research Foundation, In Memory of Bob Pecora, 450 Providence Street, Unit 17, West Warwick, RI 02893 or at salgi.org. Professional services are under the direction of the Lynch-Cantillon Funeral Home.
Robert John “Boston” Pecora was born in 1952 in Woburn, MA to John M. Pecora and Norma A. Pecora (n. Borselli). His courageous battle with esophageal cancer came to an end on 2/5/15. He is survived by his beloved wife, Stacy M Pecora; three daughters, Emily, Allison and Jessica; brother John M. Pecora and loving “sister” Jeanne Pecora; his nephew, Jack and niece, Lisa; and two grand puppies Bella and Frankie. He is a graduate of Austin Prep in Reading, MA and Iowa State University in Ames, IA. He founded North Atlantic constructors and was known widely for his dedication and strong work ethic. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Salgi Foundation at salgi.org to help raise awareness for esophageal cancer.