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Robert Anderson

Robert "Bob" Anderson

Sunday, September 25th, 1927 - Sunday, November 1st, 2020
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Obituary

ROBERT ELDON ANDERSON
With sadness, the family of Robert (Bob) Eldon Anderson share his passing. In his 94th year, living at Amica Retirement Home in Georgetown, Bob passed away Sunday November 1, 2020 from complications of Covid-19. Born on September 25, 1927, the eldest son of Gordon Anderson and Christina Hudd, Bob was born and raised on the 8th Line of Melancthon. Living for over 60 years on that same road, he would go on to farm and raise his own family there. Working off the farm, he spent over 30 years with the Ministry of Transportation clearing the Shelburne snow belt, and once retiring, continued to work for local businesses into his 80’s.
Bob is survived by his wife of 73 years Beryl (Gamble) and his 4 children, Betty Andrews (Gordon, deceased), Ian (Gregory McMahon), Dale (Lynn Bolton), and Lynn (Kris Morris). He was the proud grandpa of Peter Andrews (Michelle), Nancy Larocque (Mike), Kimberly Anderson, Alisa Rake (Scott), Jennifer Anderson, Klayton Morris and Greydon Morris; and, great grandpa to Devin, Tori, Dylan and Josie.
Left to mourn are Bob’s sisters, Marjorie Perkins of Farmington Michigan, Norma Godbold of Shelburne and sister-in-law Janet Anderson of Shelburne. Bob is predeceased by beloved siblings and in-laws Velma & Harvey Funston, Vernon & Ruth, Donald Perkins, Peter Godbold and Fred. Bob will be sadly missed by his extended family of fifteen nieces, nephews and their families. A private family internment at Shelburne Cemetery will take place at a later date. Donations in Bob’s memory may be made online to the Royal Canadian Legion Dominion Poppy Trust Fund or Headwaters Health Care Centre.
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    Shelburne Cemetery
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    156035 Hwy 10 North
    SHELBURNE, ON L9V2Y9
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Jim Funston

Posted at 10:19am
I will cherish all the great memories from our farming days going to each others farms to harvest. All the fun times and laughs we had when Uncle Bob helped us for potato harvests. He was always there to add his little jab and create a laugh. We will miss his infectious smile.
Jim & Gwen

Greg Turner

Posted at 09:00am
Dale & Lynn, all of your fellow Huff & Puff hockey buddies are thinking about you during this difficult time.

Greg Turner

Posted at 08:58am
Anita & I were so sad to hear the news about Dale's father passing. Especially during these difficult times it is so hard to grieve and be close to family. We pray that the wonderful memories you have of your father will help bring you ,and all of your family some comfort.
KW

Karl & June Watson

Posted at 09:44am
Sorry to hear of Bob's passing and thinking of you at this sad time.
June Mournahan Watson
CR

Cathy Rankin

Posted at 10:44pm
Aunt Beryl & all the "Uncle Bob" clan...Our original 6 with all of our wonderful Aunts & Uncles has been such an inspiration in raising my own family with the pride, love & laughter that has always been apart of the Anderson way. Bless you Uncle Bob xo All my love to you Cathy
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