Obituary of ROBERT MILLER
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Robert John Miller It is with great sadness the family announces Bobâ€™s passing on July 21st at the Grace Hospital just one day after his 76th birthday. He is survived by his loving wife Sandra (nee Ahlgren) of 48 years, daughters Cheryl (Darryl Sul), Christine (Tracy Sawchuk), Cindy (Douglas Toledo), grandchildren Kaylee, Keira, Brayden and Liam as well as brothers Nick and Bill (Barbara), sisters Dorothy Magel, Shirley (Clarence) Yackel, Susan (Fred) Steitzer along with numerous nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by father Nick, mother Anna, brother Gary, brother in-law Victor Magel and niece Jennifer Steitzer. Born and raised in the north end, Bob lived a full and prosperous life. Football played a large role in developing his character. He was recently inducted into the Manitoba Sports Hall of Fame. His zest for life led him to many travels through Europe and North America, eventually wintering in Alamo Texas. He will be greatly missed by his family and all of his many friends. The family wishes to thank the nurses and the staff at Grace Hospital ICU for their wonderful care. A Funeral Service will be held on Thursday, July 26, at 10:00 a.m. at Cropo Funeral Chapel, 1442 Main Street. Interment to follow at Green Acres Funeral Home and Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Ted Ahlgren, Tom Armstrong, David Miller, Ken Yackel, Norm Stapon, and Darryl Sul. Honorary pallbearers are Joe Schmidt and Douglas Toledo. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or The Canadian Cancer Society.
Thursday, July 26, 2012
Cropo Funeral Chapel
1442 Main Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
Green Acres Memorial Gardens
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