Peacefully, at home in London on December 21, 2019, at the age of 68.
Loving husband of 31 years to Maggie (Coene). Dear father of Sara (Mark) and brother to Irene (Buddy) Gordon, Jacque, Suzanne (Peter Rae), Paul, Bernadette. Uncle and great-uncle to many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his parents Michel and Germaine, and his sister Priscilla. He will also be missed by the Coene family, his friends, and his cherished cat, Pixie.
Rob was the neighbourhood handyman, and worked 16 years for University Machine Services at UWO, where he helped build models for buildings such as the Walt Disney Concert Hall, Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, and many skyscrapers all over the world.
Cremation has taken place. The Celebration of Life will be held on May 3rd, 2020. Memorial donations to Victorian Order of Nurses or St. Joseph’s Health Care Foundation and online condolences may be made at www.woodlandcemetery.on.ca