Thachuk, Robert 'Bob' George

April 7th, 2016

“Absent from the body, present with the Lord.”

After a brief battle with pancreatic cancer on Thursday, April 7th, 2016 in his 72nd year. Loved husband of Ruth (Dengate). Cherished father of April Campbell (Paul) and Bobbie Sue Clifford. Loved stepfather of Michelle Gartshore and Laurie Irving (John). Will be missed by step-granddaughter Madison and step-great-granddaughters Ainsley and Ryla. Loved brother of Sharon Olmstead (Bill) and John Thachuk (Debbie). Dear brother-in-law of Ken and Shirley Reavely and Wes and Donna Dengate. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his sister and brother-in-law Rose Marie and Bernie Van Erp (2014). A special thank you to the VON Palliative Care nurses and Dr. Khan for their compassion and extraordinary care. Cremation has taken place. A memorial service will be held at NORTH PARK COMMUNITY CHURCH, 1510 Fanshawe Park Road East, London, on Friday, April 15th, 2016 at 1:00 p.m. Those wishing to make a donation in memory of Bob are asked to consider the London Health Sciences Foundation – Cancer Centre, Canadian Diabetes Association or North Park Community Church.

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helen tangekderHello Ruth, My sincere condolences to you and your family on the death of your husband and father, May you know the hope and comfort that comes from our Heavenly Father specially at this time in your life. With my greetings in thought and prayer. Helen Tangelder, London Singers.
Lauretta PisarczykDearest Ruth & Family I was very sad to hear the news about Bob. I am thinking about you every day. Try to remember that he is not totally gone, but away. His spirit will be with you ALWAYS. And, I agree with Shirley..... Bob is cruising some where up in the spirit world! With Deepest Sympathy Lauretta Pisarczyk
Bill McKeoughRuth, my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this very difficult time. Bill McKeough, London Singers
Lee Ann CraigRuth, I am so sorry to hear of the death of your husband. Know that my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this difficult time. Lee Ann Craig,London Singers
Jean AllanDear Ruth, I was saddened to learn of Bob's passing. May you find strength from your memories, your family and friends, during this difficult time. Sincerely, Jean Allan, London Singers
Kathy BrineDear Ruth: May you know our thoughts are with you at this difficult time. Love from, Kathy-Jo Brine (Jim and Donna Angood's daughter)
Eeva StierwaltMy heartfelt thoughts and prayers are with you Ruth! Eeva Stierwalt (London Singers)
Lynda PoysorDear Ruth and daughters, My heartfelt condolences even in this late day as I have only just come to learn of your loss. I had hoped life would have worked out differently and have always waited for the day when things might have changed but Bob saw to it that everything went as it did. I hope you and your family find comfort and please do not fear to contact me in any case. 928 232 7414
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