Peacefully on Monday November 26, 2012 at the General & Marine Hospital, Collingwood at the age of 69. Robert of Stayner, beloved husband of Beryl for over 48 years. Loving father of Valerie of Etobicoke and Vanessa of Waterloo. Dear brother of Donald and his late wife Donna and Joan and her husband Allan Gowanlock. Robert will be sadly missed by his nieces and nephews and their families. The family gathered for a Private Family Service. Cremation. If desired, remembrances to the Collingwood General & Marine Hospital Foundation, Royal Victoria Hospital Foundation, Barrie, Canadian Cancer Society or the Canadian Diabetes Association would be appreciated by Robert’s family. Arrangements under the direction of the Carruthers & Davidson Funeral Home, Stayner (705-428-2637)  For further information and to sign the Book of Memories, log on to


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