Robert C. McEachern


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Danvers - Robert C. McEachern, 74, of Danvers, passed away late Wednesday evening at the Kaplan Family Hospice House in Danvers, surrounded by his family, following a brief illness. He was the loving husband of Claudia (Marquis) McEachern.
Robert was born in Salem, Mass., on November 28, 1944, son of the late Sherman McEachern and Anita (Cote) (McEachern) Shambos.
After serving in the U.S. Army, Robert worked hard to be able to provide for his family and became a well-known and respected plumber for 50 years. Before retirement, Robert was the proprietor of Bob McEachern Plumbing & Heating. Aside from plumbing, he enjoyed boating, traveling, celebrating Halloween, and spending time with family. Robert was a gentle, hard-working man who will be sorely missed by all who knew him.
Besides his loving wife of 50 years, he leaves behind his sons, Douglas McEachern and his wife Shannon of Hudson, N.H., Eric McEachern and his fiancée Rhonda Miller of Peabody; a granddaughter, Caydence McEachern; his sisters, Sharon Gurdon and Sheila Jones; and many nieces, nephews and friends. He was predeceased by a sister, Sandy Tremblay.

A visitation for Robert will be held on Saturday, August 17, 2019, at the Conway, Cahill-Brodeur Funeral Home, 82 Lynn St., Peabody, from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. His funeral service will follow in the funeral home at 12. p.m. For online guestbook and directions, please visit
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Published on August 14, 2019
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Carolann Poirier Owens
Aug 16, 2019
Claudia and family My heartfelt condolences for your loss. Bob was a great dad, husband and friend.
Aug 16, 2019
Treasured Lilies Spray was purchased for the family of Robert C. McEachern.  Send flowers
Peggy Harrington Quimby
Aug 14, 2019
Dear Claudia and Family, how very sorry I am to hear of the passing of Bob. He and my brother, Ed, worked together for many years. May God bless all of you.
Edgar Paquin
Aug 14, 2019
A true gentleman! I’ve known Bob for next to 70 years . I’ll be missing a great guy with a big smile ! Sleep well my friend !
Dorothy Davidowicz
Aug 14, 2019
Claudia and Family, I am so very sorry for your loss. He was a kind and caring man! Dottie