Peacefully on Sunday October 6th at the age of 36 with loving family by his side. Predeceased by loving father Joseph Leonard Parent (1981). Dearest son of Mary Elizabeth and Murray Paddon. Will be sadly missed by his brother and best friend Michael (Trish). Beloved grandson of Gwen Paddon. Loved nephew of Jim (Gayle) Dale, Charlene (Gilles) Bernier and Diane (Randy) Kettlewell. Robert will be remembered and missed by many cousins and friends. Special uncle to Nathen McClelland. Robert will always be remembered for his musical passion and talents and was an avid sports fan cheering on Toronto Maple Leafs. Robert was a man who exemplified true courage while facing his life struggles and showed lots of love, gratitude and compassion for others. Special thanks to Fr. Mike Parent, VON, CCAC, his night nurses and personal support workers, Dr. Cargill, Dr. Schneider, Dr. John and Dr. Drake who supported Robert and his family through this most difficult time. If you so desire, donations to Hospice of Windsor or to the Windsor Regional Cancer Centre Foundation would be appreciated by the family. Visiting Tuesday 7-9pm and Wednesday 3-5 and 7-9pm. Prayers at 4:40 pm at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. On Thursday, family and friends are invited to meet at Our Lady of Mount Carmel after 11:00am, followed by Mass at 12:00pm . Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca
Although his life was simple, it was filled with grace, courage and love.