January 1, 1970 - June 14, 2012
DeSantis, Robert Edmund born November 9, 1914 passed away on June 14, 2012 at age 97. Beloved husband of the late Rose T. (Basanisi) DeSantis. Devoted father of Eleanor Weeks, & husband Herbert of Falmouth, Corrine Kirmelewicz, & husband John of Groveland & Diane DeSantis of West Peabody. Grandfather of Police Chief Robert John Kirmelewicz Groveland Police Dept. & his wife Roberta of Bradford, Leanne Wright & her husband Jason of Groveland, Christian D. Weeks & his wife Lollie of Needham & Jason Weeks of Falmouth. Great Grandfather of Chelsea, Jenna, Molly & Luke Kirmelewicz of Bradford, Julia & Jacob Wright of Groveland & Jackson & Brody Weeks of Needham. Brother of Al DeSantis of FL & Mary Doering of MO. Visiting hours in the Paul Buonfiglio & Sons-Bruno Funeral Home 128 Revere St. Revere on Tuesday, at 9:00 am. Followed by a Mass in St. Anthony’s Church at 11:00 am. Relatives & friends are kindly invited. Interment Oak Grove Cemetery, Peabody, MA. In lieu of flowers donation can be made to Hospice of the North Shore 75 Sylvan St. Danvers, Ma. 01923.