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Robert Ramsay

Robert Ramsay

Friday, December 20th, 1929 Saturday, February 29th, 2020

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Obituary for Robert Joseph Ramsay

Passed away peacefully on Saturday February 29 2020 at the age of 90.

He was born one of eight children to Joseph and Albertine.

He will be missed by his wife of 67 years Evelyn: His children Lavina, Edith, Catherine (Tom), Robert (Shelley) Candide (Tom), James (Denise) ; Nine grandchildren Andrea (Josh), Brandon (Michelle), Jared, Devin (Justine), Sean, Carly (Stephen), Katrina (Rob), Ellen and Luke; Three greatgrandchildren Brock, Hazel and Sawyer; His sister Mildred (Lou), brother Richard (Germaine). Uncle Bob will be fondly remembered by numerous Nieces and Nephews.

Born December 20 1929 in Kisbey Saskatchewan. Bob was two when the Ramsay family moved to Mallardville BC., where his father (Pepere) worked at Fraser Mills. Bob attended Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic School. Later the Ramsays moved up the hill to Schoolhouse Street. In 1947 Bob started working at Fraser Mills and worked there until his retirement in 1984. Bob met Evelyn at a dance in New Westminster. They were married June 20 th 1953. They started a family living in the “little house” on Pepere’s property. Bob built the family home across the street at 555 Berry Street where they lived with great neighbors until their retirement in 1984. Bob and Evelyn then moved to Westbridge. Bob found lots of things to keep him busy, carpentry, construction, traffic control, gardening, his horses and fishing. Bob got great joy from sharing his new home with family and friends. After ten years the lure of family brought them back to Maple Ridge where they remained until his passing at Holyrood Manor.

A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date. Details will be posted when confirmed.

Special Thanks to the wonderful caring staff at Holyrood Manor.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Congenital Central Hypoventilation Syndrome Foundation.
(CCHSnetwork.org) in name of Ellen Wakley’s Grampa

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A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date. Details will be posted when confirmed. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Congenital Central Hypoventilation Syndrome Foundation(CCHSnetwork.org) in name of Ellen Wakley’s Grampa.

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David Cooke

My condolences to the Ramsay family. I will remember Bob as dressing up on Halloween to make the kids jump. And for giving my wife roses when she was sick. David Cooke (and other friends and neighbours at Colonial West).
Comment | Posted at 06:45pm via Condolence

Catherine Wilkinson

Thank you David
Posted at 12:30pm

Tracey Poole

Dear Ramsay family, much love to you all. Our condolences. We have such wonderful memories on Berry Street. We couldn’t have had a better neighborhood to grow up. Love Tracey and Steve Poole
Comment | Posted at 05:12pm via Condolence

Catherine Wilkinson

Thanks Tracey and Steve. We all have great memories if Berry St ❤️
Posted at 12:31pm

Grace Silva

Our sincere sympathies to all of you
Lavinia,Edith,Catherine,Robert, Candide,James,and your families. Uncle Bob was special...xoxoxo
Love Joe & Grace and family
Comment | Posted at 03:08pm via Condolence

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