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“From Psalm 91 For you deliver me from the webs of fear, From all that seperates and divides; You protect me as an eagle shields its young, Your...Read More »
1 of 8 | Posted by: Tom Kane - Watertown, MA

“Dear Paula, I'll always remember your Dad's humor, wit and grace. Peace, Blessings and Love, Vicky ”
2 of 8 | Posted by: Vicky Bailey Miller - Sharon, MA

“Sandy and Paula, I'm so sorry for your loss. I have fond memories of many visits and conversations long ago with both Mr. and Mrs. Kane. May you...Read More »
3 of 8 | Posted by: Joyce Barron - Watertown, MA

“Uncle Bob, you were and are a great source of inspiration for me. You were just as humerous when I was 8 as when I last spoke with you. You taught...Read More »
4 of 8 | Posted by: Joseph Kane - stafford, VA

“THE HOUSE ON THE SIDE OF THE ROAD I've just re-read that poem and remembering Bob with joy ”
5 of 8 | Posted by: Isabelle Kane - Lake Ridge, VA

“Some of my best memories from childhood were holidays at my grandparents house. I miss you very much Grandpa. But I know you're in a better place now...Read More »
6 of 8 | Posted by: Paul R. Kane - Watertown, MA, MA

“Uncle Bob had such an impact on the lives of so many of us.We will all miss him so very much.GOD BLESS UNCLE BOB. ”
7 of 8 | Posted by: STEVE MOYNIHAN - minneapolis, MN

“I am niece #94573456234, the favorite one. I remember Uncle Bobs sage advice when I became a nurse; "Don't hurt anyone". He said that at my wedding...Read More »
8 of 8 | Posted by: Anmarie (Kane)& Lee Gorman - VA


Mr. Robert G. Kane of Waltham died Sunday, November 21, 2004 in Saint Elizabeth’s Medical Center, Brighton. He was 86. Born in Waltham, a son of the late George and Catherine (Doyle) Kane, he worked as a printers machinist for many years for the Kane Company. He was a graduate of Saint Mary’s High School in Waltham, attended Lowell Institute, and had been a former member of Boston Litho Club. He was a World War II veteran serving in the U.S. Merchant Marine. He was the brother of the late Marian Moynihan. He is survived by his wife, Helen M. (Rosenske); his children, Paula Gannon of Waltham, Thomas R. Kane and Robert G. Kane, Jr. both of Watertown; one brother, Lawrence J. Kane of Virginia; his niece, Alex Fletcher of Florida; four grandchildren, one great-grandchild and many other nieces and nephews. The Funeral will be held Saturday at 8 a.m. from The Joyce Funeral Home, 245 Main Street (Rte.20), Waltham followed by a Funeral Mass in Saint Mary’s Church, 133 School Street, Waltham at 9 a.m. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery, Waltham. Visiting hours are Friday from 4 to 8 p.m. Memorial donations may be made to the Maristhill Nursing Home Activities Dept., 66 Newton Street, Waltham, MA 02453.