salem — Robert A. MacMillan, age 90, of Salem, died Wednesday, January 30, 2013, at the Edith Nourse Rogers V.A. Hospital in Bedford, following a long illness. He was the husband of the late Mary T. (Iacono) MacMillan.
Born and raised in Beverly, he was the son of the late Edward and Grace R. (Doty) MacMillan. A veteran of World War II he served two enlistments with the Army in Europe where he was wounded in combat. Robert was the recipient of the Purple Heart and the Bronze Star. Following his discharge, he returned to Beverly and worked as a machinist for General Electric until his retirement. He was a former member of the VFW Witch City post 1524 and the DAV of Salem.
He is survived by his son Robert A. MacMillan Jr. of Salem; a brother Fred MacMillan of Peabody; three step-daughters, Charlene Fallis, Rosemary Flynn and Josephine Guilbault all of Salem; two step-sons, Michael Fallis of Lynn and Robert Fallis of Florida. He is also survived by eight grandchildren, Jessica and Jason Fallis, Michael Flynn, Nicole and Dina Fallis, Christopher Guilbault, Justin and Erica Fallis, as well as several great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
ARRANGEMENTS: Relatives and friends are invited to visiting hours on Friday, February 1, at the Levesque Funeral Home, 163 Lafayette St. (Rt. 114/1-A), Salem, from 4 to 8 p.m. A graveside service and military honors will be held on Tuesday, February 5, at 1:15 p.m. at the Massachusetts National Cemetery in Bourne. For guest book and additional information please visit www.LevesqueFunerals.com