Passed away peacefully at KGH on January 28, 2017 at the age of 96. He is survived by his loving family: 2 daughters, Joanne Bierman of West Kelowna and Jean (Russ) Hughes of Edmonton; 4 grandchildren; 3 great grandchildren; and sister Jean Frith of Vancouver. Robert is predeceased by his wife Rose in 2007, and his grandson Dean. A private family service will take place in Edmonton. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the BC Heart & Stroke Foundation, #4 – 1551 Sutherland Ave., Kelowna, BC V1Y 9M9 (www.heartandstroke.ca).
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