Robert F. Grayden, 64, Served in U.S. Army 82nd Airborne

Robert F. Grayden, 64, of Haverhill, passed away March 22, at Holy Family Hospital at Merrimack Valley surrounded by his family.

Born in Boston, he was the son of the late Francis and Alice (Coleman) Grayden. He served his country in the United States Army 82nd Airborne and was honorably discharged. For many years he was employed at the Quincy Naval Shipyard until it closed. He was a big Boston sports fan including the Bruins, Celtics, Red Sox and New England Patriots. He lived in South Boston for many years before moving to Haverhill 10 years ago. Grayden was a homebody who liked to spend time with his family. He also enjoyed playing pool.

Grayden is survived by his sister, Ann M. Linehan and her husband James of Salem, N.H.; several nieces and nephews; and great nieces and great nephews.

Funeral services are private. Arrangements are by Kevin B. Comeau Funeral Home, 486 Main St., Haverhill.