Charles Gerard Robson of Markdale passed peacefully at Grey Bruce Health Services, Owen Sound on Saturday August 4, 2012, in his79th year. Loving husband of Ruth (Caughill).  Cherished by loving family Ken (Maryellen) Van Oosten of Dundalk, Kevin (Christina) Van Oosten of Dundalk, his grandsons Jarret and Joel. Will be remembered by his sisters Mary O’Connor of Markdale, Jean (Mike) O’Neill of Markdale, and Madeline (Doug) Woods of Owen Sound and Kay Robertson of Meaford. sister-in-law of Sheryl Robson of Durham, Doreen Robson of Chesley, Leonard (Aldine) Mulhall of Francis Lake., nieces and nephews. Predeceased by brothers Bill and Larry, sister Veronica, brothers-in-law Laverne Robertson, Leon O’Connor and his parents John and Josephine (McTeer) Robson. The family will receive friends at the May Funeral Home, 63 Main St. East, Markdale on Monday from 7:00-9:00 pm. A funeral Mass will be held at St. Joseph’s R.C. Church, Markdale on Tuesday August 7th at 11:00 am. Interment in Markdale Cemetery. If desired, donations to the charity of your choice would be appreciated. Condolences at

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