It is with great sorrow that the family announces his passing in Sudbury, on Monday, April 7th, 2014 at the age of 71 years. Beloved husband of 44 years to Rolande (Cardinal) Irish. Loving father of Paul Irish (Josée) and Pierre Irish. Step-father of Lisa McNeil. Cherished grandfather of Kyra, Madison and Stephanie. In keeping with Bob’s wishes there will be no visitation or service. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the Cooperative Funeral Home, Sudbury.