Published in the April 26, 2018 edition.

NORTH READING — Robert E. Lynch, 61, of North Reading, formerly of Wakefield, died on Tuesday, April 24, 2018 at the Winchester Hospital.

Robert was born in Woburn on October 2, 1956 and was the son of the late Francis J. and Agnes L. (Murphy) Lynch.

Robert was raised in Wakefield and was a graduate of Wakefield High School, Class of 1976. He was a member of the West Side Social Club and enjoyed golfing.

Robert was the loving brother of John F. Lynch and his wife Donna of Wakefield, Thomas K. Lynch and his wife Diane of Wakefield, Mary Ann Lynch of Tuftonboro, N.H., and the late Daniel J. Lynch. He is also survived by his nieces: Erin Donnelly, Caitlin Donnelly, and Mary Elizabeth Lent and her husband John.

Services are private.

Arrangements are in the care of McDonald Funeral Home, 19 Yale Ave., Wakefield.