Robert Bruce Sutherland, beloved husband of Jeannette of thirty-nine years, passed away on Sunday, May 11, 2008 after a couragous battle with lung cancer at the age of 67 years.
Bob was born in Toronto, ON on October 21, 1940. He was in the insurance business for forty-eight years, working for Continental Insurance, Great American Insurance in Toronto and Montreal and Gerling Global Insurance (Gcan). Bob was always generous to charitable organizations.
Robert is survived by his loving wife Jeanette; his aunt Marg Guscot of Toronto; his cousins, John (Theresa) Tensee of Toronto, Susan (David) Reid of Victoria, John (Heather) Guscot of Toronto, and Patricia (Russ) Tiffin of Toronto. He was predeceased by his parents Bill and Lucille Sutherland and his stepmother Hettie, his son Billie and his beloved Kado dog.
A Celebration of Bob’s life will be held at McInnis & Holloway’s Park Memorial Chapel (5008 Elbow Drive South West) on Friday, May 16, 2008 at 2:30 pm. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to The Calgary Humane Society, 4455 – 110th Avenue S.E., Calgary, AB T2C 2T7, Telephone: (403)205-4455, www.calgaryhumane.ca.
In living memory of Bob Sutherland, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES Park Memorial Chapel, 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W. Telephone: (403) 243-8200.Print This Obituary & Condolences