Thompson, Robert James
It is with profound sadness the family announces the sudden passing of our eldest brother, Rob on Thursday, January 26, 2017 in Vancouver, in his 62nd year. Survived by his brother Fred, wife Kim and children Adam (Vanessa) and Sara (Billy), Hal, Mary Jane (partner Brian Malynyk) and daughter Rebecca (Scott), Andrew and great niece Ava. Beloved son of Russell and Jean (both predeceased) of Camilla.
Rob will be missed by his extended family, many friends and colleagues from Air Canada in Vancouver.
At Rob's request cremation has taken place and a celebration of his life will be held in the spring (date to be announced) by Dods & McNair Funeral Home, Chapel & Reception Centre, 21 First St., Orangeville, ON.
Donations can be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or Alzheimer Society.
A tree will be planted in memory of Robert in the Dods & McNair Memorial Forest at the Island Lake Conservation Area, Orangeville. A dedication service will be held on Sunday, September 10, 2017 at 2:30 p.m. Condolences may be offered to the family at www.dodsandmcnair.com