DOBBIE, John Harry Smith Robertson – Retired Petty Officer, Royal Navy, physical education instructor, athlete and salesman. – After a long illness, at Peterborough Regional Health Centre, on Monday, May 5, 2014, in his 79th year.  John was the beloved husband of Phyllis (nee Wade) for 25 years.  Loving father of Colin, Pete, Andrew, and Ruth Dobbie (Jake Ciano).  Dear grandfather of five.  Brother of the late Derek (surviving wife Linda Dobbie).  John will be remembered by many relatives and friends in Scotland, his many golfing buddies, friends at Knox Presbyterian Church in Bobcaygeon, Heidi Dobbie, Marion Dobbie and many other life-long friends and neighbours.  A celebration of John’s life will be held at a future date.  Details will be posted on the Community Alternative website.  If desired, condolences to the family or donations to the Royal Canadian Legion Branch #239 or Knox Presbyterian Church, Bobcaygeon, may be made at www.communityalternative.ca or 705-742-1875.

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