ANDERSON- Robert James Anderson of London and formerly of St. Thomas, passed away at his residence on Sunday October 21, 2012, in his 53rd year.  Robert is survived by his parents Bill and Fran Whisken, and Ida (Charles) Basek; his brothers and sisters Steve (Patti) Whisken, Kelly (Tom) Garrison, Trina Whisken, Sherry Whisken, Adam Whisken, and Wayde (Susan) Graves; by his best friends Kevin Ferris  and Pam Agnew; and by his many nieces and nephews.  Predeceased by his brother Harold Anderson.  Cremation has taken place and a private interment of ashes will be held at St. Thomas Cemetery on a later date.  Arrangements entrusted to the Shawn Jackson Funeral Home 31 Elgin Street, St. Thomas (519-631-0570). Remembrances can be made to the Canadian Muscular Dystrophy Association. Personal condolences to the family can be made at

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