Family Login:


Pause Soaring to Heaven by Charles D. Denler, composer (ASCAP)
Share This Obituary
Message from the Family

Thank you for your support during this difficult time. Please enhance this tribute to Dad by adding your memories and photos.

Resources

Arrangements made by

Joyce Funeral Home

245 Main Street
Waltham, MA 02453
Get Directions

Profile of Joyce Funeral Home

View Phone Number
View Fax Number

Send Flowers
flowers logo
Robert C. Hines Obituary


Memories & Candles

“i am very sorry for your loss,its time to remember your father for the good and kind man he was ”
1 of 14 | Posted by: ken barrett - dracut, MA

“Linda and Family We will pray for you in your time of sorrow. Love, ...Read More »
2 of 14 | Posted by: Donna Butler - waltham, MA

“Linda and family…. Our thoughts and condolences to you all during this time of sadness. May Mr. Hines rest in peace. Andrea and Paul James ”
3 of 14 | Posted by: Paul and Andrea James - FL

“Exactly one year after I moved to the end of Bolton St. 38 years ago the Hines family moved in next door bringing 4 kids and Grandpa Charlie. They...Read More »
4 of 14 | Posted by: Suzanne Ranger - Waltham, MA

“Linda and Family, I am so very sorry to hear about the passing of your father. May your cherished memories keep him with you always. Thoughts...Read More »
5 of 14 | Posted by: Eileen - Waltham, MA - Friend

“Karen, Linda, Glen & Bobby, Hold all your memories close to your heart. Find peace n knowing that your dad is reunited with your Mom and so many...Read More »
6 of 14 | Posted by: Judy Kenney - Waltham, MA

“Karen, Danny, Parker and Sara.. So sorry to hear about the loss of your dad and grandfather. You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers...Read More »
7 of 14 | Posted by: Lisa Dolan - Norwood, MA - friend

“Linda and Glen & family - Please accept our most heartfelt sympathies for your loss. Our thoughts are with you and your family during this...Read More »
8 of 14 | Posted by: Gary Fagan & the Fagan family - MA

“So sorry to hear the loss of your father. May you find comfort in all your loving memories. ”
9 of 14 | Posted by: Karen & Dave Muise

“Linda, Thoughts and prayers to you and your family on the loss of your Dad. May He rest in peace. Keep the good memories close to your heart and...Read More »
10 of 14 | Posted by: Marian Carpentino - Buzzards Bay, MA

“Linda and family, So sorry to hear about your Dad. There are no words... We never understand "why" someone is taken away from us, not sure if we...Read More »
11 of 14 | Posted by: Donna Wade &.Brian Shaughnessy - FL

“I'm very sorry to hear about Mr Hines passing & your families loss. Mr Hines was very good to me during my later child hood . I have many fond...Read More »
12 of 14 | Posted by: Tom Ranger - Hull

“I had the pleasure of being Mr. Hines' neighbor over the last eighteen years. He was good man with a warm heart. I will miss our conversations. My...Read More »
13 of 14 | Posted by: Chris Hayes - Waltham, MA

“Our heartfelt and sincerest condolences to Mr. Hines's children. ”
14 of 14 | Posted by: Chris & Andrea Hayes - Waltham, MA


Mr. Robert C. Hines, of Waltham, died Saturday, April 26, 2014 at Newton-Wellesley Hospital. He was 73.

Bob was born in Waltham on July 9, 1940, a son of the late Edward J. and Mary E. (McAleer) Hines and had been a lifelong resident. After graduating from Saint Charles Borromeo High School in Waltham he served with the United States Navy.

Until his retirement he worked as a foreman at Unitrode in Watertown. Bob had been a member of the Joseph F. Hill American Legion Post No. 156 in Waltham and the AMVETS Post No. 79 in Natick.

The husband of the late Diane M. (Doucette) Hines, he leave his children, Karen E. Dean and her husband, Daniel, of Acton, Linda D. Hines, Glen M. Hines and his wife, Lisa, all of Waltham and Robert E. Hines of Townsend; his grandchildren, Jessica and Steven Hines and Parker and Sara Dean and many nieces and nephews.

He was also a brother of the late Edward and Paul Hines.

Family and friends will honor and remember Robert's life by gathering for calling hours in The Joyce Funeral Home, 245 Main Street (Rte. 20), Waltham on Thursday, May 1st from 4 to 8 p.m. and again at 9 a.m. on Friday morning before leaving in procession to Saint Mary's Church, 133 School Street, Waltham where his Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Entombment will follow in Calvary Cemetery Mausoleum, Waltham.