Round, Robert “Bob”
Peacefully on Thursday September 26, 2019, at the age of 83. Robert was the beloved husband and skating partner of Marion for 63 years. Loving father of David and his wife Yvonne, Margaret Matheson and her husband Randy, and Paul and his wife Lisa. Cherished Grandpa of Cameron, Brock, Kathleen, Michelle, Scott, Shelby, Justin, and Joshua and Great-Grandpa of Jacob, Julia, Daniel, Adam, Hannah, Laylah, Adeline, and Jayden. Predeceased by his parents Tom and May Round, and sisters Eileen Ashwell and Sandra D’Aoust. Robert and Marion were Roller Skate Dance Champions, first winning provincials, they followed it up by winning the Nationals in Calgary 1987, and defended their championship in 1988 in Toronto. Robert and Marion spent a lot of time together roller skating and competing over the years, taking a break, but taking up roller skating again at the age of 51. Robert was a lifelong member of the Salvation Army. Family will receive friends at the McCormack Funeral Home – Stewart Chapel, 254 George Street (at College Avenue) on Sunday September 29 for visitation from 2-4 and 7-9 pm. A Funeral Service will be held at The Salvation Army Community Church, 970 Confederation Street, on Monday September 30 at 11am. Interment to follow at Lakeview Cemetery. Remembrances and condolences may be expressed to the family online in “Robert’s Guestbook” at mccormackfuneralhomesarnia.com.
Sunday September 29,
McCormack Funeral Home
2-4 & 7-9 pm.
Monday September 30
Salvation Army Community Church
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