Dolson, Robert Charles

Dolson, Robert Charles

December 23rd, 2018

With family by his side, at McCormick Home, on Sunday, December 23, 2018, in his 85th year. Beloved husband of Mary (née Noad) for 62 years. Loving father of Allan and Fern (Terry). Adored Papa of Ben, Ashley, Vanessa, Codey and Taryn. Dear ‘GG’ of 10 great-grandchildren. Survived by siblings Joyce, Janet, Harold ‘Joe’ (late Noreen), Howard ‘Huck’, and sisters-in-law Marg, Louise, Marjorie and Lynne. Predeceased by siblings Ken (Marg), Ray, Jack, Samuel, Laurence (Grace), Louis, Bruce; brothers-in-law Jack, Daryl and John; sister-in-law Sharon; and parents Herbert and Dora. Missed by several nieces and nephews. Robert discovered his love of art at AOS, and took great joy in the paintings he created.
Special thanks to the staff at McCormick Home, Alzheimer Outreach Services for their care and compassion for Robert. Cremation has taken place. A Celebration of Life will be announced at a later date. Those wishing to make a donation in memory of Robert are asked to consider The Alzheimer Outreach Services of McCormick Home or a charity of your choice. 

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Kathryn BarrettMary, Allan, Fern and family: We are so sorry for the loss of Bob. I personally have many great memories of him, many up in Camp Katrindo, a place he so enjoyed, we all did. Thank you for many childhood memories! You will be missed by many. Rest In Peace. Love, Kathryn and family
Julie & familySending condolences to your family on the loss of dear Bob. I have fond memories of how Bob would light up when I brought our puppy Inky for a visit with my Mum. Her room was just down from Bobs. Wishing you peace and many happy memories. Julie
Jim and Louise Thompson Mary and Family, so sorry to hear about Bob. Jim had many great card games with Bob at MCCORMICK. He had such a great sence of humer. Saying a Prayer for you. Louise
KathyFrom the staff at Cognitive Neurology and Alzheimer Research Parkwood Institute St. Joseph's Health Care, we send our sincere Condolences to the family of Mr. Robert Dolson. Mary you were a wonderful caregiver to Robert. God Bless you and your family.
Isabel McNiece and familyMary, Allan and Fern: Our deepest sympathy to you all. We had so many good times with Bob at Doe Lake. His hospitality on the beach and at the cottage was so generous - and even so on vacation in Florida. Bob provided many good times and great memories for us. We will never forget you Bob.
Bev & DwightMary and family, please accept our condolences on your loss. I have so many good memories of "Crazy 89" and appreciate the time I spent with the Dolson family over the years. I knew the minute I stepped in your home that I had met kindred spirits. Rest in peace Bob.
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