December 2, 2023

Dorothy A. (Bobola) Robson


Seekonk – Dorothy A. (Bobola) Robson, 84, passed away peacefully at her home after a brief illness to join her late husband, Ronald W. Robson in God’s hands on Ron’s birthday, November 14, 2022. She and Ron were married and made their home in Seekonk for 48 years. Born in South Attleboro, Massachusetts on July 7, 1938, she was the loving daughter of the late Joseph and Alice (Rogala) Bobola.

Dorothy graduated from Attleboro High School and attended Katharine Gibbs Secretarial School. She went on to enjoy a thirty-year career as the secretary of the president of Engelhard Industries in Plainville, Massachusetts, until retiring early for health reasons.

Dorothy leaves her brother-in-law, Roger Tetreault of Rehoboth; a grandson, Christopher Debeck; two nephews, R. Mark Tetreault of Rehoboth, and Scott D. Tetreault and his wife, Laura in California, and many great-nieces and great-nephews. She was the mother of the late Scott Debeck, sister of the late Barbara H. Tetreault, and aunt of the late Trisha Tetreault.

Dorothy’s funeral will be held on Tuesday at 9 a.m. from WILLIAM W. TRIPP Funeral Home, 1008 Newport Ave., Pawtucket, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. in St. Teresa Church, 358 Newport Ave., Pawtucket. Interment with her late husband at Seekonk Cemetery will be private. Public VISITATION will be held on Monday from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the funeral home. 

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