John E. Roebuck II
John E. Roebuck II, a retired city of Malden School Teacher and
Administrator, passed away unexpectedly with his family at his
bedside. He was 69. John was the son of the late John E. &
Catherine (Childs) Roebuck. John was born and raised in
Everett. John was a graduate of Cathedral High School, Boston in
He received his Associateís Degree from Bryant & Stratton
College in Boston, and his Bachelorís Degree from Lesley
College. He originally taught computer classes at Malden High,
before becoming a school administrator. In his spare time he
worked as a tax preparer, which became a full-time endeavor
following his retirement.
He loved caring for and spending time with his cherished
granddaughters. He was fond of train trips and was an avid Miami
Marlins fan. He also loved watching Boston sports teams. John
was a member of the Irish American Club in Malden.
John was the loving husband of Karen A. (Durant) Roebuck, for
forty-seven years. He was the devoted father of Kristin A. Burns
and husband Steven of Everett, Matthew J. Roebuck and wife
Danielle of Florida. He was the brother of William Roebuck and
wife Laurel of Methuen. John was the beloved grandfather of
Lindsey E., Kaleigh C., & Rylie A. Burns, and Audrey M. &
Emerson M. Roebuck.
Johnís funeral service will be held in the Weir-Mac Cuish Golden
Rule Funeral Home, 144 Salem St., Malden, on Saturday, November
19,2016. at 10AM. Interment to follow in Glenwood
Relatives and friends may call at the funeral home on Friday,
November 19, 2016 from 4-8 PM. In lieu of flowers
contributions in Johnís memory may be made to the American
Diabetes Association/ New England, 10 Speen St., 2nd
Floor, Framingham, MA 01701.