Obituary: Robert Francis Farrell Jr., 84, of Hamden, formerly of Milford

Robert Francis Farrell Jr., age 84, of Hamden, and formerly of Milford, died on Thursday, June 6.

Robert was born in Bridgeport, CT on August 2, 1928 to the late Robert and Irene Kiely Farrell.

Robert proudly served our country in the Navy. He worked for the city of Milford in the engineering department for many years and then as a sewer inspector for the Town of Trumbull until his retirement.

Robert was a lifelong Boston Red Sox fan and would watch every game he could.

Survivors include his two sons, Timothy C. Farrell (Susan) of Milford and Robert F. Farrell (Cindy) of Durham, four grandchildren; Caitlin, Kyle, Rebecca and Sean Farrell, two sisters; Irene Mercer and Mary Haight both of Bridgeport, and his first wife, Eleanor Yassak Farrell.

Robert is predeceased by his two brother-in-laws; Daniel Mercer and Richard Haight. Family and friends may call on Tuesday afternoon from 3:00-5:00PM in The Gregory F Doyle Funeral Home, 291 Bridgeport Avenue, Milford, CT. A service will be held at 4:30PM in the funeral home.

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