RIPLEY, Robert Wynne
Mr. Robert Wynne Ripley formally of Mirror, Alberta passed away December 12, 2016 at Points West Living Stettler, Alberta with his family by his side, at the age of 77 following a courageous battle with Parkinson’s Disease and Dementia. Robert was born on his family farm at Mirror on October 24, 1939 to Bryel and Dorothy Ripley. Robert lived and worked his entire life on that farm. In November 1969 he married Margaret Ann Wilson. Together they had three children, Pamela, Robert, and Angela. Robert enjoyed farming, curling, watching baseball and hockey. He was active in many community endeavors. In his later years before the sale of the farm he enjoyed restoring pump engines and always had something tore apart on the go.
Robert will always be loved and remembered by his wife Margaret Ripley, his three children Pamela (Darren) Hiron of Alix, Robbie (Tammy) Ripley of Stettler, and Angela (Robert) Richmond of Stettler.
Also his four beautiful grand girls Taylor, Nicole, Hailie and Alexis; as well as numerous brothers and sisters in law, nieces and nephews. Robert was pre-deceased by his parents Bryel and Dorothy Ripley, and brother Daniel Ripley.
A celebration of his life was held Monday, December 19, 2016 at The Alix Community Hall.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Parkinson’s Society of Canada or STARS Air Ambulance.
Memorial donations may be made to the Parkinson Society, STARS or Points West Family Council c/o Stettler Funeral Home, Box 1780, Stettler, AB, T0C 2L0. Sympathies may be forwarded to the family by signing the guestbook at www.stettlerfuneralhome.com.
STETTLER FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORIUM,
403-742-3422, entrusted with the care and funeral arrangements.