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JOHN ROBERT CAMPBELL (published on March 28, 2011)

JOHN ROBERT CAMPBELL 1928 - 2011 Bob was born October 16, 1928 in Winnipeg to Lily and Robert Tees Campbell. He passed away Wednesday, March 23, 2011 at the age of 82 years. Left to mourn Bob's memory are his loving wife Elly, to whom he was married 57 years; his sons Ken (Ann), Jim, Greg (Melanie and her son, Matthew), two granddaughters, Kaleigh (Cam), Jenni, nieces and nephews and his long time friend, Karl. Bob worked at the Canadian National Railways for 50 years, beginning part time at the age of 15 and retiring at age 65 in 1993. He enjoyed many sports and played hockey at Orioles Community Club in his younger years. Bob loved his family and enjoyed family outings even to the end. Many day trips and trips to Moose Jaw, hosted by Joan, were treasured memories. Gardening and yard work were his delight. He had a love for animals and enjoyed his numerous felines throughout his married life. The family wishes to thank the nurses and staff at St. Norbert Personal Care Home. A special thank you to Dr. Don Miller, Dr. Roger Suss, Dr. I. Thorlakson, nurses Blessing, Craig and many others at Victoria Hospital. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Winnipeg Humane Society. Funeral Service will be held 2:00 p.m., Monday, March 28, 2011 at Chapel Lawn, 4000 Portage Ave. For those who wish viewing will be held prior to the service at 1:30 p.m. Ph. (204) 885-9715.

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