FUNERAL MASS ONLY : Monday at 11am
Mr. Robert A. Szypko, 95, of Danvers passed peacefully on Jan. 22, 2019. He was the loving husband of Elizabeth ( Donnelly) Szypko with whom he shared sixty-six years of marriage.
Born in Danvers, he was the son of Filip and Anna (Brudzynski) Szypko. Bob grew up in Danvers and later graduated from Yale University and then earned his Masters from Salem State.
Bob served his country with the U. S. Navy during W.W.II. He was honorably discharged in 1946.
Mr. Szypko was employed as an engineer with United Aircraft and then as an Industrial Arts teacher at Danvers High School. A true craftsman, he enjoyed furniture making, whittling, traveling and gardening.
Besides his wife Elizabeth, Bob leaves his five children, Paula Szypko &(Marten Quadland), Martha Szypko, Jane Marchurs, (Kenneth), Mark Szypko (Eileen) and John Szypko (Pia). He was the grandfather to Robert, Mary Ann, Colleen, Gregory, Joshua, Filip and the late Alexander Marchurs. He was the brother of the late Mary, Martha, Leonard, Jon and the Rev. Alexander Szypko.
A Funeral Mass will be celebrated for Robert on Monday at 11am at St. Mary of the Annunciation Parish, Conant St., Danvers, MA to which all are kindly invited. Memorial donations may be made to the Gavin Foundation, Gavin Foundation Development Department 675 East 4th Street, PO Box E-15, South Boston, MA 02127.