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Robert Anderson

Robert James Anderson

Sunday, March 1, 2020
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Peacefully surrounded by his family on Sunday, March 1, 2020 at the Peterborough Regional Health Centre in his 88th year. Loving father of Lauri Ruth and Dale Elizabeth (Rob). Proud grandfather of Lindsay Ruth, Robert, Terry (Catie) and Jeremy (Ellie). Dear great grandfather of Thomas and Victoria. Brother of Jack (Shirley) and brother in law of Dorothy, Predeceased by his brother Bill. Predeceased by his parents Dr. Ernest James and Ruth Anderson. Bob was greatly loved and will be missed by many nieces, nephews, extended family, friends and his dog E.J. Bob was one of a kind and fought the good fight until the end. He retired from the Workman's Compensation Board after 35 years of exceptional service as a rehabilitation specialist. He was well known for his love of music and played in a band called The Moonshiners. He performed as a character called Arsin A-round. Cremation has taken place. A Celebration of Life will be held at the Royal Canadian Legion Branch #67, 12 York Street North, Lindsay on Saturday, March 14th, 2020 from 1 - 3 p.m. with words of remembrance at 1:30 p.m. If desired donations may be made to the Ontario SPCA. Donations and condolences may be made through the Mackey Funeral Home or online at www.mackeys.ca.
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  • Visitation

    Saturday, March 14, 2020 | 1:00pm - 4:00pm
    Saturday, March 14, 2020 1:00pm - 4:00pm
    Royal Canadian Legion, Lindsay
    12 York Street North
    Lindsay, Ontario K9V 3Z6
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Prayer and Family Speeches

    Saturday, March 14, 2020 | 1:30pm
    Saturday, March 14, 2020 1:30pm
    Royal Canadian Legion, Lindsay
    12 York Street North
    Lindsay, Ontario K9V 3Z6
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Reverend Warren Leibovitch



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Love Brian , Sue & Family

Posted at 11:28am
Our heartfelt condolences to the Anderson family
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Les Smirle

Posted at 08:20pm
Sorry to hear about this. Was a good friend of Bob's, but we lost touch about 20 years ago. One of my favourite memories of him is a trip we took together to Charlotte NC, to do a "NASCAR tour". I have sent along a couple of my favourite shots of Bob from that trip.

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