STURBRIDGE — Robert S. Hand, 83, a longtime resident of Sturbridge died Saturday, January 5, 2019, at UMass Memorial Medical Center.
His wife was the late Doris (Provencal) Hand who died January 23, 2013.
He is survived by his daughters Monique Griffith and her husband Robert of Danielson, Conn., and Suzanne Esquintin and her husband Fernando of Vera Cruz, Mexico, four grandchildren, two great-grandchildren, and a sister Diana Marciel of Fairhaven.
He was born in New Bedford, son of Samuel and Loretta (Desautels) Hand. He was a retired lineman for Bozrah Light and Power Company. He served in the Army National Guard for eight years.
Funeral services will be held at the convenience of the family. Sansoucy Funeral Home, 40 Marcy Street, Southbridge is assisting with the arrangements.