Passed away suddenly at Ross Memorial Hospital, Linday on Wednesday, October 20, 2021 in his 73rd year. Beloved husband to Deb for 34 years. Loving father to Bodan, Katya and Mara (Nelson) and Papa to Malachai. He is survived by his brother Bill Grodesky (Nancy) and his best friend Jurgen (Joyce). Bob will be missed by his nieces, nephews, extended family and friends. He is predeceased by his mother Vivian Smith, father William Grodesky and former wife Paula Grodesky.
Bob owned and operated "The Warehouse" restaurant with his oldest and dearest friend Jurgen. He worked in the steel business for many years; eventually going out on his own and opening "North Port Steel" in Port Perry. It was successfully run by Bob for 18 years. Bob was an avid golfer and enjoyed many years as a member of the Oshawa Golf Course and Wolf Run in View Lake. Known to many as "Uncle Bobby", he was loved and a great entertainer to those around him. Bob will be missed dearly by all that knew him.
Visitation will be held at the Low and Low Funeral Home, 1763 Reach Street, Port Perry (905-985-7331) on Tuesday, October 26, 2021 from 6p.m. to 9p.m. A service will be held on Wednesday, October 27, 2021 at 1p.m. For those who wish to attend the service, please call the Funeral Home (905) 985-7331, as attendance is limited within the facility. Donations in memory of Bob may be made to Windsor Life Centre.
Following the Government Recommendations, all attendees must wear a mask or face covering, and maintain social distancing while at the visitation or service; attendance within the facility will be monitored.
Published by Durham Region News on Oct. 26, 2021.