Passed away December 19, 2012 with his family at his side. Bob was born in Victoria on September 10, 1950. Survived by the love of his life Arlene and their sons; Brad and Ryan (Leslie), grandsons; Colby & Blake, sisters; Dawn, Barb and Erin, nieces, nephews and many close friends. He will also be missed by "Maddie & Alice". In 1987 he started "Bob's Painting" and it ran successfully until his retirement in 2009. No service by request. A Celebration of life will be held on December 28, 2012 at 1:00 pm at St. Philips Hall, 1797 Cedar Road, Cedar.
Published in Nanaimo Daily News on December 24, 2012