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Robert Jahn
May 24, 1923 - April 18, 2018
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<div itemprop="description">On Wednesday, April 18th, 2018, Robert Jahn (BJ) passed away peacefully at the age of 94. <br>Bob was born in Pleasantville, New Jersey on May 24, 1923. <br>He began his studies in electrical engineering at MIT in Cambridge, Massachusetts. His studies were interrupted to serve his country in the Army. <br>After his service ended, he returned to MIT to complete his degree. He spent part of his career with Digitat Computer Lab and Bell Labs then later moved to Canada. <br>BJ lived his life to the fullest. As an avid outdoorsman, he loved hiking, skiing, tennis, sailing, flying and cycling. <br>His family fondly remembers spending time with him during the Christmas holidays. <br>BJ shared many historical films of his adventures while narrating them to the family. <br>The family would like to thank many of the people who helped care for Bob including Legacy Private Trust, <br>Seniors Solution: Debbie Abfalter, Fred McClellan and Betty, Barb Wallingford and his good friend John Katic. <br>Bob was preceded in death by his parents Carla and George F. Jahn and his brother <br>George Frederick Jahn (Peggy). He is survived by three nieces: Barbara McCauley (Charlie), Susan Lester (Dave) and Catherine Mills (Steve); a great-nephew Brandon Lester (Alicesara); and three great-nieces: Natalie Cadden (Alex), Christin Mills, and Sheri Mills. <br>A memorial service will be held on Friday, April 27th, 2018 at 1:30pm at Pinecrest Cemetery, Cremation Centre & Mausoleum in Ottawa, ON. <br></div>