Saugus- Mr. Robert J. Lynskey, age 70, died on Saturday, February 2nd at the Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston. He was the loving husband of Mary Jane (Boudreau) Robbins Lynskey with whom he shared eight years of marriage.
Born and raised in Pennsylvania, Robert was the son of the late Marion and Louise Lynskey. He was a retired Peabody police officer, having served on the force for over twenty years. Robert enjoyed motorcycles, traveling and spending time with family and friends. He also was a driver for GL Vehicle Escorts. He proudly served in the United States Navy during the Vietnam War, based in Vietnam. After several years in the Naval Reserve, he joined the Army. “Ski” wrapped up his military career with 14 years in the Massachusetts National Guard.
In addition to his wife, Mr. Lynskey is survived by his children and step children and many step nieces and nephews.
In lieu of flowers, donations in his name may be made to the Peabody Police Relief Association, 6 Allens Lane, Peabody, MA 01960.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend visiting hours in the Bisbee-Porcella Funeral Home, 549 Lincoln Ave., SAUGUS on Friday from 4-8 p.m.
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