May 22, 1930 – September 10, 2016
Bob passed away peacefully after as short stay in Yucalta Lodge in Campbell River. He is survived by his beloved wife of 40 years, Joan, his daughters; Mary-Lou Slater, and Chloe Sutton (Don), his son Donald and 7 grandchildren. He was predeceased by brother George, his daughter-in-law Vicki Springall and son-in-law Lyle Slater.
Bob was born in Brantford, Ont., spent 25 years in the Armed Forces including 2 tours of Korea. He served in the Royal Canadian Army Service Corp as a paratrooper. Upon leaving the services he worked for Canada Post for 18 years, retiring in May 1990.
Private services. Donations made in Bob’s memory to the Alzheimer Society or the SPCA would be appreciated. Flowers gratefully declined.