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“Rosemary- Sorry for the loss of cousin Robbie, still hard for me to realize he's gone at such an early age. He'll be missed even more every time I...Read More »
1 of 30 | Posted by: Cheryl Ganter - Melrose, MA

“Chuckie, Nancy, Joanne and family, Frank and I sent our most heartfelt condolences on you loss. You all are in our prayers. ”
2 of 30 | Posted by: Pam Flibotte- Hollabaugh - Revere, MA

“Rob I will miss you so much. We had so much fun when we got together. Rest in peace my friend till we meet again. ”
3 of 30 | Posted by: George Stewart - Wilmington, NC

“So sorry for your loss. ”
4 of 30 | Posted by: cheryl&danny chapman - everett, MA

“To Rosemary and all of Robbie's loved ones,To say that Robbie was a great man would be an understatement. He was great and also loyal, loving,...Read More »
5 of 30 | Posted by: Tricia Boress Kelly - NH - Friend

“RIP Longito---:( -Amira ”
6 of 30 | Posted by: A friend

“Sorry for your lossR.I.P ”
7 of 30 | Posted by: HEIDI RAGUCCI - Saugus, MA

“This former Chelsea resident wanted to take a moment to thank you for your service. I am praying for your eternal rest and for comfort and peace...Read More »
8 of 30 | Posted by: David Dismas - Framingham, MA

“May you rest in eternal peace. ”
9 of 30 | Posted by: Gus Casucvi - Chelsea, MA

“RIP Rob. Thank you for being an officer of the law but most of all being a loving companion to my friend Jojo. Please watch over her. She & the kids...Read More »
10 of 30 | Posted by: Dawn LaValley - Somerville, MA

“Very sorry to hear of Bob's passing. It's been a long time since we saw each other, high school really. A good friend then and from what I read here...Read More »
11 of 30 | Posted by: Chris Trickett - Auburn, NH

“Never forget the romeo units..working the projects with you..so sad to hear you passed ”
12 of 30 | Posted by: Ross R10 - chelsea, MA - Friend

“Tango 11 you will always be in my heart and always be by my side ”
13 of 30 | Posted by: Joanne Obrien - Chelsea, MA

“Tango 11 I will always remember you as solid backup and as a friend you will be forever missed and loved always tango 10 ”
14 of 30 | Posted by: Joanne Obrien - Chelea, MA

“So sorry to hear about this. Condolences to your family. ”
15 of 30 | Posted by: Karen Stablein

“So sorry for your loss ”
16 of 30 | Posted by: Michelle Inglese - Macchione - MA

“May he rest in piece now ”
17 of 30 | Posted by: Jeremy Katz - Marblehead, MA

“My heartfelt condolences he will always be little Robbie to me....We were cousins and have not seen him since aunt Mary,s passingLove God Bless to...Read More »
18 of 30 | Posted by: Brenda Jestings(vitiello) - MA

“Bobby you are a great friend I will always remember our rides and especially how you said you will be there if I needed you when my son joined the...Read More »
19 of 30 | Posted by: Mark Gayhart - Rochester, NH

“I am so sorry to hear of Robby's passing. I worked with him years ago and he was a friend of my brother who passed just last year. Robby lead my...Read More »
20 of 30 | Posted by: Marie Roderick - Fremont, NH

“my thoughta and prayers are withyou ”
21 of 30 | Posted by: susan bates - chelsea, MA

“Rob, I met you in '85 at the Mickey D' s, and the last time I saw you was a few months ago at the pizza place across the street.You took care of your...Read More »
22 of 30 | Posted by: Andrew - MA

“I have known Rob for almost forty years, including our time at Northeast Vocational Tech high school. Rob was a true individual, always willing to...Read More »
23 of 30 | Posted by: Sandie Giordano - Lynn, MA

“RIP Rob. You will surely be missed. ❤ ”
24 of 30 | Posted by: Kathleen O'Donnell - Revere, MA

“R.I.P. Bobby, my heartfelt condolences go out to his family. ”
25 of 30 | Posted by: Linda Stefanowicz - Chelsea, MA

“Rest in peace my brother. I will miss you. And it won't be the same going into work or doing a detail with you. A sapce in my heart will be empty for...Read More »
26 of 30 | Posted by: Richard Rossetti - Chelsea, MA

“SORRY FOR LOSS OF ROBERT MAY HE R.I.P. ”
27 of 30 | Posted by: Judy DIAMOND FLORES - Friend

“My dear baby brother Robbie, I am so heartbroken you are gone. Give Mom a hug and a kiss from please. I remember as a baby feeding you your bottle ...Read More »
28 of 30 | Posted by: Rosemary Strassburger - Chelsea, MA

“My deepest condolences to the family.... RIP BOBBY ”
29 of 30 | Posted by: Lucy Crosby - Wakefield, MA

“Condolences to the entire family and to his extended family in blue....May his Memory be of a Blessing and May he Rest in Peace!Annette Snyderman...Read More »
30 of 30 | Posted by: Annette Snyderman Chelsea/Melrose


LONGO, Robert W. "Rob"- Chelsea Police Dept., of Saugus, formerly of Chelsea, unexpectedly, May 19th. Devoted son of the late Angela Jestings. Lovingly survived by his K-9 Ozzie, his beloved sister Rosemary Strassburger and her husband Manuel of Chelsea. Rob was the devoted and loving uncle and father like figure to George Strassburger and his wife Kelly of East Boston and David Strassburger of Chelsea. Loving companion of Joanne Cunneen and her children, Kevin, Kelly and Keith Cunneen. He also leaves behind his brother Charles Jestings, his wife Nancy of Pepperell and nieces Tracie and Samantha. Family and friends are kindly invited to attend a Funeral Service in the Smith Funeral Home, 125 Washington Avenue, CHELSEA on Tuesday, May 24th at 11:30 AM. Visitation with the family prior to the service beginning at 9:30 AM. Services will conclude with interment at Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett.
Born in Revere and a longtime Chelsea resident until moving to Saugus 7 years ago, Rob passed away suddenly Thursday morning at the age of 49. A graduate of Northeast Regional Vocational High School, he attended Curry College where he was bestowed a bachelor degree in Criminal Justice. A member of the Chelsea Police Department Motorcycle Unit with the control sign of Tango 11, Bobby, as he was known on the force leaves behind his many friends on the force.

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