Robert HENDERSON

Robert HENDERSON

HENDERSON, Robert Osmond (Bob)

February 15, 1922 ~ February 26, 2011

Surrounded by love ones, Bob peacefully passed on February 26, 2011 in Abbotsford. He is survived by his loving and devoted wife Jill of 53 years, daughter Leslie-Anne (Brad) and son Mark (Katherine). He will be missed greatly by his grandchildren Travis, Cristy, Jordan, Brandon, Philip and Jennifer. Born in Ottawa, raised in Saskatchewan, Bob served overseas with the Canadian Scottish Regiment during WWII. After the war, Bob settled in British Columbia where he worked for CP Rail for 36 years as a fireman and locomotive engineer. While working the passenger train out of Revelstoke he met Jill and they married in 1957, later settling in Surrey to raise their family. Bob enjoyed the outdoors, camping, traveling and was an avid walker. He will be missed, but never forgotten. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the BC Children’s Hospital.

No funeral service by request.

Abbotsford News


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