24042 GillisGILLIS, Bob….

Suddenly after a brief illness, on Saturday, December 22, 2012, Robert “Bob” Gillis of London passed away in his 72nd year. Best friend and loving husband to Hannah (MacMillan) Gillis for 26 years. A compassionate and dependable step-father to Ellie MacQueen, Tallene Schlievert (Doug), Ron MacQueen (Trish), Ken MacQueen (Anne), Rick MacQueen (Tania). Puppa to Joey, Kennie, Jacoba, Aidan, Kyle, James, Camille, Angus and Ellie “C”. Loving brother of Hugh (Doris), Allan (Judy), Genevieve Gillis, Clare MacEachern (Harvey), Carmel Gillis, and brother-in-law Don MacMillan (Judy), Leo MacMillan (Carmie), Kenneth MacMillan (Judy) and Cecil MacMillan (B.J.). Predeceased by his brother Don. He took particular joy in his extended family, especially his nieces and nephews. He worked for 40 years at Tender Tootsies in London, where he had many great friendships. Cremation has taken place. A celebration of Bob’s life will be held at the A. Millard George Funeral Home, 60 Ridout Street South, London, on Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 2pm, with Father Jim Mockler. As an expression of sympathy, in lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Mission Services of London or the Society of Saint Vincent de Paul. Online condolences, memories and photographs shared at www.amgfh.com

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