SHOEBOTTOM, Richard “Rick” – Suddenly at his cottage in Parry Sound on Saturday, June 28th, 2014, Mr. Richard “Rick” Shoebottom of London in his 70th year. Loving spouse to Robert “Bob” Chambers. Beloved son of Doris (Johnson) and the late Ray Shoebottom. Dear father of Brad (Lesley) of Fredericton, NB, Lori Ward (Jerry Horner) of Sarnia and Christine (Dave Kopec) of London. Survived also by his sister Ann (Ron) Ryan of Campbellford, Ontario, brother Danny (Wendy) Shoebottom of Parry Sound and sister Mary Shoebottom of London. Rick will be missed also by his grandchildren, Matthew (Jolene), Nic (Emily), Michael, Nathan, Andrew, Isaac, Ava, his great-grandson Ethan and by Mary, the mother of Richard’s children. Memorial visitation will be held at WESTVIEW FUNERAL CHAPEL, 709 Wonderland Road North, on Sunday, July 6th, 2014 from 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Please bring your fond memories and pictures to add to the photo collage. Family visitation only at this time; a Memorial Picnic will follow on July 27th, details to be announced later. In recognition of Rick’s rescued pup ‘Kiera” friends are asked to consider donations to Paws-United Dog Rescue or to the Canadian Diabetes Association. Online condolences may be made at

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