Robert A. Glassey 76, of Woonsocket, passed away on January 25, 2022 at Miriam Hospital. He was the beloved husband of Susan (Ferschke) Glassey. Born in Woonsocket, he was a son of the late Ernest and Pearl (Chevalier) Glassey. Bob was a policeman in the City of Woonsocket from 1967 to 1973. He left the police force to work in a management position for Grossman’s Lumber. He worked a combined total of forty years for Grossman’s Lumber and Douglas Lumber rising to the District Manager Position before retiring in 2006. He was a life member of the Circle Laurier Club and a member of the RI Lumbers Association.
Besides his wife he leaves his four daughters Lisa Angione of Naples, FL Tammy Irwin and her husband Frank of Woonsocket, Shelley Brown and her husband Raymond of Millville, Ma and Brenda Reilly and her husband Brad of Lantana, TX, a brother Thomas Glassey of Bellingham, ten grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. He was predeceased by his brothers Armand and Ernest Glassey.
Visitation will be held Friday, March 4, 2022, at the Fournier & Fournier Funeral Home, 463 South Main St., Woonsocket, from 5-7 PM concluding with a prayer service.
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