HAWKINS, Robert (Bob) William James
Robert (Bob) William James Hawkins (82), passed away December 16, 2012, in North Vancouver, B.C. Robert valiantly fought lung and brain cancer for many months. He died peacefully surrounded by family members. Robert is predeceased by his loving wife Shirley Hawkins, brother Ronald Hawkins, sister Vay Oliphant, and daughter-in-law, Matia Hawkins. Robert is survived by three sons, Scott (Cheryl), Colin, and Grant (Josie), grandchildren, Robert, Karah, and Sean and great-grandchildren, Kalebb and Tristan, brother Allan (Sonja) and family, sister-in-law Kay (the late Ronald) and family, and the family of the late Vay and late Bill. Memorial Celebration: January 14, 2013 at St. Agnes Church, 530 - 12th Street East, North Vancouver; 10:30 a.m. service, 11:30 a.m. reception. On-line memorial site: www.acfamily.net.
Published in The Calgary Herald on Dec. 29, 2012