MANSFIELD, Robert B., 49, Thursday, May 2, at home in Norwood. Born in Rahway, NJ on August 27, 1963, the son of the late Richard D. Mansfield and Amelia J. (McFadden), Robert was raised and educated in Norwood. He graduated Norwood High School with the class of 1981. He earned a B.S. at University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA in 1985 and an M.B.A. from the University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT.
Robert was the loving father of Kevin William and Heather Christine Mansfield of Bristol, CT, the dear brother of Richard D. Mansfield of Walpole, and the late Dennis McFadden Mansfield, the fond uncle of Michael Robert Mansfield of Walpole, MA. He also leaves his former wife, Silvia Regina (Cabrerizo) Mansfield of Bristol, CT, and several aunts, uncles and cousins.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Saturday, May 11, at 10:00 AM at St. Timothy Church, 650 Nichols St., Norwood. Burial will be private. Relatives and friends may call on Friday, May 10 from 2:00-4:00 PM and 6:00-8:00 PM at Gillooly Funeral Home, 126 Walpole St., (Rt. 1A) NORWOOD, (781) 762-0174. In lieu of flowers, please consider contributing in his name to the University of Massachusetts, Amherst Alumni Association, Memorial Hall, 134 Hicks Way, Amherst, MA 01003 or to the Kevin and Heather Mansfield College Education Fund, c/o Steve Nelson, 65 Morgan Road, Canton, CT 06019.