Robert (Bob) Beaver beloved husband of Marion Beaver (nee Kijewski) passed away peacefully on Thursday, February 22, 2007 at the age of 73 years.
Bob was born in Montreal, QC on January 6, 1934 to Stella Splude and Sydney Beaver.
Beloved husband of fifty-three years to Marion, Bob was also a loving father to his sons, Terry (Pam), Bob (Gwen Newell), and Tim Beaver and daughter Cheryl (Andrew) Hookey. Grampa (our hero) will be greatly missed by his granddaughters, Lisa Straus, Rachel Ott and Tanis Beaver and by his grandsons, Luke and Ben Desnoyers, David Straus, Devin Ott and Bobby, Quinn and Wyatt Beaver. Also left to cherish Bob’s memory are his sisters, Stella, Joan, Vicky and Darlene, as well as other beloved family and many friends from his service in the R.C.E.M.E and as a Detective with the Calgary City Police. Bob was predeceased by both his parents, and by his brothers, Jack and Bill.
Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Fish Creek Chapel (14441 Bannister Road S.E.) on Thursday, March 1, 2007 from 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Fish Creek Chapel on Friday, March 2, 2007 at 1:00 p.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. In lieu of flowers, memorial tributes may be made directly to The Alzheimer Society of Calgary, Suite 201, 222 – 58th Avenue S.W., Calgary, AB T2H 2S3, Telephone: (403)290-0110, www.alzheimercalgary.com or to the charity of the donor’s choice. Bob’s family wishes to extend a grateful thanks to his numerous caregivers at the Father Lacombe Care Centre, the staff at the RGH unit 46, most especially Mohamed Osman and our angel, Dr Tammy Calder.
In living memory of Bob Beaver, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Fish Creek Chapel, Telephone: (403) 256-9575.Print This Obituary & Condolences