Pietersma, Robert  Anthony

Pietersma, Robert Anthony "Bob"

February 22nd, 2017

Passed away peacefully at McCormick Home on Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017 in his 81st year after a long battle with Parkinson’s Disease. Beloved husband of Beth. Loving brother of Richard (Shirley) and Mary Ann Blumson (George), brother-in-law of Lorna Bate (Larry) and Morley Facey (Mary Lou). Sadly missed by many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his parents Dirk and Antonia Pietersma, sisters Barbara Gibb (Bob) and Patricia Pietersma. Bob worked at the Northern Telecom Plant in London for many years. Special thanks to the staff at McCormick Home, especially Oak Avenue for their wonderful care of Bob. A private family celebration of life will be held at a later date. Those wishing to make a donation in memory of Bob are asked to consider the McCormick Care Foundation or the London Humane Society.

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Ann ArsenaultDear Beth I am so very sorry for your loss. It has been a long painful process for both you and Bob. Now he is at peace. Bless you in the coming days. Stay close to your friends for love and support. Love Ann
Greg BlumsonAunt Beth I'm very sorry for your loss. Uncle Bob will be greatly missed.
Catherine Gauthier (Meriam)Dear Beth. My heartfelt sympathy on your loss of your beloved Bob. Its been a long haul for you both. My thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time .
Gwen & Max Black (Bell)Dear Beth; Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this most difficult time.
Ed & SimmoneBeth, our thoughts and prayers are with you at this most difficult time. We are sorry for your loss. It has been a long and very difficult time that you have gone through.
Donna DesjardineBeth I was so sorry to hear about Bob. He fought a long and strong battle. My thoughts and prayers are with you.
Murray GregoryBeth. Mom just told me about Bob's passing. My thoughts and prayers are with you. A bitter sweet moment. Grief that he is gone and thankfulness he does not suffer any longer. Murray
Lorna Bell So very sorry about Bob ....But he's at peace now!! You also will look back on the happy memories, once you get through all the stresses & strains of this time!!!
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