Robert F. Bragel, 61, of Billerica, formerly of Woburn, passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, August 18. He was the husband of Kelley (Brown) Bragel.
Born and raised in Woburn, he was the son of George A., and Shirley (McHale) Bragel of Quincy. Robert began working at his family’s auto body shop in Dorchester. A skilled auto body technician and a master painter, he went on to work for Bonnell Ford in Winchester, and most recently worked at Boutiette’s Auto Body in Tewksbury. Robert was an avid golfer, and he loved playing video games and cards.
In addition to his wife Kelley, and his parents George and Shirley Bragel, Robert is survived by his daughter, Angelina Bragel of Billerica. He is also survived by one sister, Clare Guidi of Woburn; and two brothers, Joseph Bragel and his wife Jade of Woburn, and William Bragel of Windham, NH; and he was preceded in death by one brother, the late George B. Bragel. He is further survived by many nieces and nephews.
Visiting hours will be held at the Graham Funeral Home, 3 Arlington Road, Woburn on Sunday, August 22 from 4-8 pm. A funeral service will be held at the funeral home on Monday, August 23 at 10:00 am, followed by burial at the Fox Hill Cemetery in Billerica.