Obituary: Lisa A. Robichaud, 50
Jan 24, 2015 12:10PM
By Bill Gilman
Lisa A. Robichaud, 50
TEWKSBURY: Lisa A. (Lombardi) Robichaud, age 50, a resident of Tewksbury for 24 years, formerly of Methuen, passed away at home, with her family by her side, following a courageous battle with cancer, on Thursday, January 22, 2015.
She was the beloved wife of James J. Robichaud, with whom she would have celebrated their 29th wedding anniversary on May 11, 2015.
Born in Lawrence on June 20, 1964, she was the daughter of Anna M. (Savastano) Lombardi, who survives her, of Tewksbury and the late Andrew J. Lombardi.
Lisa was raised in Methuen and graduated from St. Mary's High School in 1982.
Following high school, she attended Northern Essex Community College in Haverhill, where she received an A.S. Degree.
Prior to her illness, she was a partner in the Western Avenue Art Studio in Lowell.
She resided in Methuen until moving to Tewksbury to raise her family in 1991.
Besides her passion for art, Lisa's interests include gardening, cooking, biking, hiking and traveling with her family.
In addition to her husband and mother, she is survived by two sons, Dylan J. and Dana M. Robichaud both of Tewksbury; her brother, Eugene "Gino" Lombardi and his wife Christine of Frederick, MD; also many nieces and nephews.
Lisa was the sister of the late Andrew A. Lombardi.
Calling hours are Tuesday, Jan. 27, from 4-8 p.m. with a prayer service at 8 p.m. at the Farmer & Dee Funeral Home, 16 Lee St., Tewksbury.
A memorial service celebrating Lisa's life will be held Wednesday, Jan. 28, from 12 p.m. to 3 p.m. at the Tewksbury Country Club, 1880 Main St., Rte. 38, Tewksbury. In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to the Dana Farber Cancer Institute, P.O. Box 849168, Boston, MA 02284