Robert Paul Grasso


GRASSO, ROBERT PAUL a lifelong resident of Norwood passed away at Home peacefully surrounded by his family and friends on May 15, 2017 at the age of 63. Beloved husband of Kelly Anne Keady. Devoted father of Robert F. Grasso and his fiancée Christa Lawson of N. Attleboro, Mary Kate Grasso of Norwood and the late Teresa M. Grasso. Loving brother of William F. Grasso of Quincy, Elizabeth McColgan of RI and Maryann Graham and her husband Steven of Attleboro. Cherished grandfather of Gregory Robert Grasso. Son of the late Stanley and Carol J. (Hohmann) Grasso. Also survived by Helen and the late Frank Keady of Norwood, Frannie & Rose Keady of Mansfield, Shaun & Traci Keady of Norwood, Judy & Scott Glennon of Burlington, Kerry & Ed Reardon of Norwood, Barry & Kathy Keady of Norwood, his former wife Maurine Kane Grasso many, nieces, nephews and friends. Robert was Norwood High School graduate, a longtime Norwood little league coach and He enjoyed participating in competitive barbeque competitions. Bob was a long time passionate local softball player with the nickname "wheels" and was an avid sports fan, Red Sox, Patriots, Bruins etc. Robert was a retired Union Laborer and Mason. Family will meet on Friday May 19,2017 8:30am at the Kraw-Kornack Funeral Home 1248 Washington St. Norwood, MA and process to St. Catherine of Siena Church Norwood for a funeral mass at 9am. Visiting hours will be omitted and burial will be at Highland Cemetery Norwood with Military Honors. US Army Vietnam Veteran. In lieu of flowers donations may be made in his name to VNA CARE ATTN.  FUND DEVELOPMENT199 Rosewood Dr. Suite 180 Danvers, MA 01923 or to the Daughters of St. Paul 50 St. Paul Ave. Jamaica Plain, MA 02130.


  Meet at Funeral Home for Procession to Church

Friday May 19, 2017 8:30am

1248 Washington St, Norwood, MA, 02062

  Funeral Mass

Friday May 19, 2017 9:00am

St Catherine of Siena Church 547 Washington St. Norwood, MA. 02062

  Burial with US Army Military Honors

Friday May 19, 2017 10am

Highland Cemetery 320 Winter St. Norwood, MA 02062

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My deepest condolences to the Grasso family. Mr. Robert Grasso will be greatly missed by his family and friends. Wishing to send a comforting hope for the future based on the words of our Lord Jesus Christ found in John 5:28, 29 - "Do not be amazed at this, for the hour is coming in all those in the memorial tombs will hear his voice and come out, those who did good things to a resurrection of life." May the hope of once again seeing our loved ones give you the strength that you need during these difficult times. For more io please visit

 Posted May 24, 2017 - 5:24pm
Janet and Steve Girard

Maryanne, Kelly and your families,
We are so very sorry for your loss and hope the memories of Bobby's beautiful smile will ease your pain.
Janet and Stevie xoxo

 Posted May 20, 2017 - 8:57am

Kelly and family,
I am so very sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you at this very sad time.
Much love,
Patty Ross

 Posted May 18, 2017 - 5:34pm
Ted Shepard

I Met Bob at work at Behring Diagnostics. Then I found out he was going out with my wife's best friend, Kelly. He and I shared a love for the Red Sox and Patriots, and would discuss them at length. My girlfriend and i send our condolences to Bob's family and friends. Love Ted and Phyllis.

 Posted May 18, 2017 - 10:35am

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