Mr. Robert Roy ANDREWS

Mr. Robert Roy ANDREWS


Mr. Robert Roy Andrews passed away in Red Deer on Wednesday, June 4, 2014 at the age of 84 years. Bob was born on April 1, 1930 the eldest son of Ethel and Robert Andrews. He married Melva Metzger on October 25, 1952. They moved to the Botha area in 1965 (where he said he was never going to live) until their retirement in the early 1980’s. Bob and Melva loved to travel. They toured for 23 years visiting Arizona and most of the other States as well. They also loved to go fishing and always found the far out places, nevertheless Bob always caught the biggest fish. They took a few cruises to see what boat life was all about and also took the train venturing through the Rocky Mountains. Bob and Melva moved to Red Deer in 2005 and had just recently moved back to Stettler to be closer to their family when he passed away. Bob is survived by his loving wife Melva, son Donald and wife Diane, grandchildren Angela, Robert (Janene), Calvin (Brenda) and great-granddaughter Emily; daughter Lois and husband Larry Robinson; grandchildren Michelle great-grandson Logan, Micheal (Christina) and great grandson Grayden. He is also survived by his siblings Lorretta Bradly, Roger (Janet) Andrews, Joan Stevenson, Larry (Wanda) Andrews, Dave (Claire) Andrews, Joyce Rogers and Danny (Brenda) Andrews as well in-laws Mary Andrews, Harold Ray, Sylvie Metzger and Mary Metzger and by many nieces, nephews, other relatives and many very dear friends. Bob was predeceased by his parents Robert and Ethel Andrews, one brother Harold Andrews and by his infant son Robert Kenneth Andrews. A memorial service to commemorate Bob’s life was held at the Brennen Funeral Home Chapel on Monday, June 9, 2014 at 2:00 P.M. with the Rev. Carolyn Langford of St. George’s Anglican Church officiating. Following the service, Bob was laid to rest in the Lake View Cemetery after which a reception and fellowship took place at the Brennen Funeral Home reception area with the Botha UCW serving the lunch. As an expression of sympathy and in loving memory of Bob, memorial contributions may be made to the charity of your choice in care of


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