Born on September 8, 1935 in London, Ontario, passed away peacefully in the early hours of December 18, 2020 at Forest Hill Nursing Home, Kanata, Ontario from complications of Covid 19.
Bob is survived by his loving and devoted wife of 64 years, Phyllis Elizabeth Clarke (Betty). Loved by his son Rob (Lynn) Beckwith, Ontario, granddaughter Alicia (Eric), great-grandchildren Emilia and Everett, Oakbank, Manitoba; grandson David (Sarah) and great-granddaughter Zoe Rose, Ottawa, Ontario. His daughter Jackie Irving, granddaughter Robyn and grandson Dustin (Mia), Ottawa, Ontario. Predeceased by his brother William (Bill) and niece Cathy Bell, Cambridge, Ontario. Survived by his sister-in-law Donalda (Donna) and niece Karen Eitel (Jamie), Cambridge, Ontario.
Bob was an avid sports and hockey fan and in memory of Bob, get out and enjoy the game!
A Celebration of Life for Bob will be held at a later date. Cremation has taken place. Arrangements in care of Cole Funeral Services.
In Bob's memory, should you wish, donations to your local food bank or a charity of your choice, would be appreciated.