A beloved priest of St. Jude Parish, Rev. Robert Couto, passed away in his home early this morning, Wednesday, Dec. 10, 2014.
Known affectionately as Father Bob, he leaves behind his sister, Marlene, and her husband, Michael.
“He was very loved not only by his parish, but also the community at large,” said Trish Woodward, director of religious education for St. Jude Parish. “He was a great advocate for the people of his parish, as well as the poor and marginalized.”
Calling hours will be held on Dec. 15 from 2 to 8 p.m. and Dec. 16 from 9:30 to 11 a.m. in St. Jude Parish at 435 Mammoth Road. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Dec. 16 at 11 a.m. in St. Jude Parish.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Fr. Robert Couto Memorial Fund, c/o St. Jude Parish, 435 Mammoth Road, Londonderry, NH 03053.