Frederick Robert Robar
Peacefully and comfortably, Fred Robar passed away Mon., Nov. 25, 2013, at Winchester District Memorial Hospital. He was 88.
He was the beloved husband of Thelma (nee Conrad). He was the much loved Dad of Douglas (Jan), Karen (Brian), and Judith (Soren). He was the very proud grandfather to Anna, Eryn, Kevin, Stephen, Kerilyn, Megan, Christopher, Michael, Andrew, Katerina, and Paul, and even prouder great-grandfather (GP) to seven. He was the brother of Bertram (Hazel), and uncle of Christopher.
Fred was a former employee of General Electric (Montreal and Ottawa), CIP (Trois Rivières), and Abitibi Price (Iroquois Falls).
A memorial service was held on Fri., Nov. 29 at 1:30 pm at Byers Funeral Home in South Mountain (613-989-3836). An avid freemason of more than 50 years, Fred was staunch in his religious and Masonic beliefs. Prior to the memorial service, a Masonic Service was held at 1pm at Byers Funeral Home.
Fred requested donations be made to the Shriners Hospital For Children in Montreal.
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