Frank (Bob) Robert Bellamy Jr.

Date of Passing:

January 11, 2024

Bob Bellamy, 89, passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family on Thursday, January 11, 2024. He was the devoted husband of Virginia Lee (Fiedler) Bellamy to whom he was married for an incredible 68 years.

Bob was the son of the late Frank Robert Bellamy Sr. and Germain C. (Richards) Bellamy. He was predeceased by his sister, Pyllis Gleadow, and brother, Richard Bellamy. He is survived by his brother, Gerald Bellamy.

Born on May 2, 1934, in Riverside, Rhode Island, Bob was a lifelong East Providence native. He worked as a Machinist Mechanic for Metals Processing and Patriot Metals Company for 40 years before retiring at the age of 62. He enjoyed being outdoors; his favorite hobbies included boating, fishing, quahogging, hunting, and gardening. He also loved making furniture and repairing small engines and appliances. Above all else, Bob loved his large family, which was the most important aspect of his life. He was a family man who took immense pride in his four children, eleven grandchildren, and eleven great-grandchildren.

Besides his wife and brother, Bob leaves his children: Debra Lee Bellamy; Robert Scott Bellamy (his wife Maura); James Frank Bellamy (his wife Maureen); and Joseph Michael Bellamy (his wife Debi). He leaves his grandchildren: Steve Silva (his wife Katelyn); Jamie Silva (his wife Theresa); Robert Bellamy Jr, (his wife Ayla); Kacey Bellamy (her wife Melissa); Corey Bellamy (his wife Kayleigh); Lindsey Whitaker (her husband Christopher); Meagan Bellamy (her husband Eric); Owen Bellamy (his fiancée Paige); Grace Bellamy; Ryan Bellamy (his wife Amanda); and Kaitlyn Bellamy. He will also be missed by his great-grandchildren: Adriana Silva; Ava, Isla, Ronan, Maeve and Teagan Silva; Kane and Rose Bellamy; Barrett Bellamy; and Hazel and Lainey Whitaker.

His funeral service will be held on Thursday January 18, 2024 in the W. RAYMOND WATSON FUNERAL HOME, 350 Willett Avenue, Riverside at 9:30 a.m. Burial will follow in Forest Chapel Cemetery, Nayatt Road, Barrington.

Calling hours are Wednesday 4-7 p.m.

Online Condolences


  1. May these words bring you comfort- Revelation 21: 4 – And he will wipe out every tear from their eyes, and death will be no more, neither will mourning nor outcry nor pain be anymore. The former things have passed away.”

  2. To the Bellamy family: we are so sorry to hear the loss of your husband, father, grandfather, please accept our deepest condolences. May he rest in peace.

  3. So sorry for your loss, our deepest condolences to the entire Bellamy family. A great guy, may he Rest in Peace …..

  4. Mrs. Bellamy and family please accept my sincere condolences on the loss of your husband and father. Mr. Bellamy was a wonderful man and a great neighbor. I know how much you all will miss him. I’ll keep you all in my prayers.

  5. To the Bellamy Family,
    I wish you strength to get through this difficult time. The loss of a beloved father changes everything. My deepest sympathies to you all.

  6. To the Bellamy family my deepest condolences.

  7. Deb and family, so sorry for your loss. My prayers and thoughts are with you.

  8. We are very sorry to hear of your loss.
    Our condolences.
    Scott and Maria Burns

  9. So sorry to hear about the passing of your husband and father. Remember your dad well. Wonderful man. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this time.

  10. My condolences on your loss. A true gentleman.

  11. My condolences to the entire Bellamy family. He was a true gentleman who attracted respect the moment you met him. Rest in peace

  12. My thoughts and love are with the whole Bellamy family he is a great man and will be missed. ❤️

  13. Deb and family – may your Dad rest in peace and his love live on through your families. God bless.

  14. To the Bellamy family im verry sorry for your loss

  15. To the Bellamy family im verry sorry for your loss

  16. Oh Debbie so sad and sorry to learn of your wonderful dad’s passing. Sincere condolences and prayers for you and your beautiful family 🙏🏻

  17. Deb,
    My sincere condolences to you and your entire family. You are in my thoughts.🙏🏻

  18. To the Bellamy Family,
    I’m truly sorry for the loss of Mr. Bellamy. He was such a wonderful and strong family man. You will all be in my thoughts and prayers🙏🏻❤️🙏🏻
    Maureen Sweeney Nolan

  19. Please accept my sincere sympathy at this sad time. Bob was always such a good friend and neighbor to all of my family. He will be greatly missed. Remember all the good times and the sad memories will eventually fade . May he now rest in peace.

  20. Deb I am so sorry to hear of your dad’s passing. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. 🙏

  21. Lee, Deb, Steve and Jamie,

    My deepest sympathy on the loss of your husband, father and grandfather. May he rest in peace.

  22. Debbie,
    My deepest sympathy to you and all of your family at this very sad time. May you find comfort in all of your happy memories of your father.
    Carol (Jackson) Martin

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