Robert John Newsham
August 8, 1937 – April 25, 2018
Newsham, Robert John August 8, 1937 - April 25, 2018
Bob passed away peacefully at Lions Gate Hospital on April 25, 2018.
He is deeply missed, by his loving wife Joyce and sons Grant (Lora), Mark (Theresa) and many relatives in Canada, England, Australia, and the USA.
Bob was born in England and came to Canada in 1957 where he settled in West Vancouver and was employed by the B.C. Telephone Company until his retirement.
Bob enjoyed his hobbies and belonged to the B.C. Meccano Club & various Model Railroad Associations where many of his models and projects were displayed at the Pacific National Exhibition, Arts Science and Technology Centre and other places of interest over the years.
He was also a member of the Masonic Lodge.
A private Celebration of Bob’s life will be held at a later date.
In Lieu of flowers, it would be appreciated if you would consider sending a donation in Bob’s memory to the Diabetes of Canada or Heart & Stroke Foundation.
No services are scheduled at this time. Receive a notification when services are updated.
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