Suddenly at his residence on Wednesday, June 25th, 2014, Robert “Bob” Jacob Prior, of London, in his 71st year. Missed by his partner Linda (Robinson) Prior. Beloved father of Michelle Prior, Brett (Kirby) Prior of Oakville, and Lori (Paul) MacPherson of McKinney, Texas. Dear grandpa to Liam and Holly Prior, and James and Ryan MacPherson. Also survived by his siblings James (Isabel) of Brussels, Tom (Marie) of Belmont, Shirley (Dave) Shoebottom of London, Louise (late Frank) Shoebottom of Ilderton and Jean (George) Jefferies of London. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his brother Dick (2001) and his parents Glen and Vera. A special thanks to Kim and John McDougall for all their help. Cremation has taken place. The memorial service will be held at WESTVIEW FUNERAL CHAPEL, 709 Wonderland Road North, London, on Thursday, July 3rd, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. with visitation one hour prior. Donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario would be appreciated by the family. Online condolences may be made at

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