Suddenly at Parkwood Hospital, London, on Wednesday, March 12, 2014, Robert Whelan of London and formerly of Montreal, in his 81st year. Beloved husband of Claude (Pepin) Whelan for 45 years. Predeceased by our daughter Suzanne (1974). Survived by his children Nancy Whelan and Robert Whelan Jr.. Grandfather of Robbie and Meaghan. Dear brother of William Whelan (Joan) and brother-in-law of Louise Pepin, Suzanne Pepin, and Jocelyne Pepin. As per Bob’s wishes there will be no service. Interment in Mount Pleasant Cemetery, London. As an expression of sympathy, donations may be made to Heart & Stroke Foundation, 180-633 Colborne Street, London ON N6B 2V3. A. Millard George Funeral Home, entrusted with arrangements 519-433-5184. Online condolences, memories and photographs shared at www.amgfh.com You are my life, my soul mate, and best friend. I will love you forever.