It is with great sadness that the family of Robert Schincariol announces his peaceful passing on Tuesday, January 10, 2017 at Bluewater Health – Palliative Care at the age of 79. Robert is survived by his children, Louis (Elizabeth) Schincariol and their children Kelly and Ryan; Lynn (Tim) Randall and their children Steven, Jaimie and Kevin; and Steve Schincariol (Kathy Murphy). Dear brother of Connie (John) Morettin, Rita (the late Bert) Barei, and Angelo (Linda) Schincariol. Survived by the mother of his children Anna, and by his many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his parents Gildo and Tonina Schincariol. Robert was a process operator at Dow Chemicals for 33 years, retiring in 1995. He fought a courageous battle with cancer for over 10 years. Robert will be missed by all those who knew and loved him. A special thank you to Dr. Dostaler and Dr. Maddsion, and all the staff at Bluewater Health – Palliative Care for their support and compassion during this difficult time. Cremation has taken place. A memorial service will be held at 6:00 p.m. on Saturday, January 14, 2017 at SMITH FUNERAL HOME, 1576 London Line, Sarnia, with family and friends being received from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Sympathy may be expressed through donations to Bluewater Health – Palliative Care (cheques only at the funeral home please).