Robert passed away peacefully on the 12th of August, 2003 after a lengthy illness.
Bob was born in Penticton, B.C. At an early age his parents and his six siblings moved to Winnipeg, Manitoba.
He leaves his loving family wife Sheila, supportive sons; David (Edi), Allan (Lorna), Dale, Richard, cherished grandchildren; Darryl, Shelley, Robert, Raymond. His sisters Josephine dePencier of Winnipeg, Edith (Frank) Kirk of Arizona and many nieces, nephews and friends.
Bob served his country in World War II in the R.C.A.F. 1940-1945. He attended the University of Manitoba for 2 years, then realized the military was his true calling and served as a Career Officer till his retirement.
Still a young man, Bob worked for Canada Post for 10 years, his final retirement in 1986 allowed him to pursue his interests; curling, golfing, fishing and gardening.
Bob was a member of the Cloverdale R.C. Legion, Branch 6.
Memorial Service to be held at The Church Of the Holy Trinity in White Rock, 15115 Roper Ave. on Wednesday, August 20th at 2 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Peace Arch Hospital Foundation would be appreciated.
Rest in Peace Bob.