ROBERTA (BOBBI) BIRD

ROBERTA (BOBBI) BIRD Passed away peacefully surrounded by her four children on Friday, December 21, 2012. Beloved wife of the late Ian (Joe) Bird. Loving mother to daughter Jayne Wilbur, sons Michael, Keith and Peter. Grandmother to Sarah, Nathan, Brandon, Ashley, Derry and Alicia. Bobbi was an active volunteer for the Canadian Cancer Society and Past Chairperson of Meals On Wheels Huntsville. She enjoyed her time as Ladies Club Captain at Huntsville Downs Golf Club. Bobbi loved her family and through the last five months of her illness she lived with dignity, grace, courage and a sense of humour. At Bobbi's request there will be no visitation or funeral service. Cremation has taken place. In Bobbi's memory, donations may be made to Algonquin Grace Hospice Huntsville, 100 Frank Miller Drive, Huntsville, Ontario P1H 1H7. Bobbi's family wishes to thank the staff of Algonquin Grace Hospice and all those from CCAC, Closing the Gap and Sunnybrook Hospital who were involved in her care. www.billingsleyfuneralhome.com


Published in the Toronto Star on Dec. 27, 2012