MACLEOD, Rob On Tuesday, July 28, 2009 Rob MacLeod husband, son, brother, uncle, and friend passed away suddenly at the age of 41 years. Rob will be forever remembered with love by Nancy, his wife and best friend of 20 years. He will be sadly missed by his mother Eleanor (Gillis) MacLeod; his brother and sister, Alexander (Alexandra) MacLeod, Pamela (Allister) MacLean; his mother and father-in-law, Gerald and Donna Coates; nieces and nephews, Cindy and Jeffrey MacLean, Duncan MacLeod, Melissa and Danika Crossman, and Emily Coates. Rob will also be fondly remembered by numerous friends and
extended family across the country. He was predeceased by his beloved father Duncan Murdock MacLeod, and stepfather John Duncan MacDonald. A native of River Denys, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Rob earned his law degree from the University of New Brunswick in 1996.
He practiced in Prince George, BC, Dartmouth, NS, and Kelowna, BC. Rob was a generous, adventure-loving man,
devoted to his wife, family, friends and career. An avid motorcycle enthusiast, Robert was a past Board member of the Motorcyclists Confederation of Canada and the Nova Scotia Off Road Riders Association. At the time of his death, Rob sat on the Board of the Canadian International Motorcycle Heritage Museum Foundation. In his free time, Rob also enjoyed an active lifestyle including riding
motorcycles, boating, camping, cycling and generally enjoying BC’s natural playground. A Memorial & Celebration of Rob’s life will be held on Thursday, August 13, at 4:00 P.M., at the Chapel of the Springfield Funeral Home, 2020 Springfield Road, Kelowna, BC. For those who wish, friends and family visitation will be from 3:00 – 4:00 pm prior to the service. A reception will follow the service.
Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.springfieldfuneralhome.com, 250-860-7077