OBITUARY: Alexander (Bob) Fleming, 80

Below is an obituary from Nichols Funeral Home:

WILMINGTON, MA — Alexander (Bob) Fleming, age 80, a lifelong resident of Wilmington, MA passed away on February 10, 2021.

Bob was the son of the late James and Sally (Cassidy) Fleming. Loving husband of 48 years to Margaret (Manley) Fleming, devoted father of Robert and his wife Kimra Fleming of Melrose, MA and David and his wife Bethany Fleming of Lake Arrowhead, CA. Loving grandfather to Sophia and Addison Fleming. Dear brother of Sally and her husband Richard Gallagher of South Carolina, the late Ann MacDonald, James and Donald Fleming, brother-in-law of Mary Fleming of Lowell, MA, James Manley and Mark and his wife Kathy Manley. Bob is survived by his loving niece Maureen Mann and her husband, Dewey, who assisted him in his final months of his two year cancer battle. He is also survived by many nieces, nephews and their families.

Bob was an Army veteran, Certified Public Accountant (CPA), graduate of Bentley University and thirty year employee of the US Department of Defense as a Supervisory Auditor of the Defense Contract Audit Agency.

Bob enjoyed many years playing cards and golfing at Tewksbury and Hillview country clubs with the great friends he met in Wilmington and at work.

Family and friends will gather for Visiting Hours at the Nichols Funeral Home, 187 Middlesex Ave. (Rte. 62), Wilmington, MA, on Monday, February 15th from 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon followed by a Service at 12:00 noon. Masks are required to be worn while in the Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation in Bob’s memory to Care Dimensions Hospice, 75 Sylvan St., Danvers, MA 01923 or to Volunteers of America Massachusetts, 441 Centre St., Jamaica Plain, MA 02130.

Alexander (Bob) Fleming

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