It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Robert John Meyer on Friday October 28, 2016, with his family by his side. Rob was born on May 21, 1961. He is the son of Berna and the lat Arthur Meyer. After graduating from Confederation College in Electronics Engineering Technology, Rob worked in communications at the MNR for 10 years. He later joined Tbaytel for 25 years until his retirement in May of this year.
Rob's greates joy in life were his sons, Jared and Daniel. He loved to travel with family and visit interesting and exciting places such as Wisconsin Ells, Disney World and New York City. One of his quick getaways was Duluth, MN. He enjoyed family gatherings at the Dysievick Camp on Lake Superior. Rob was a wonderful person, kind and considerate. He was alwyas willing to help anyone who asked. Rob could always be seen with a tool in his hand, fixing something. He was Mom's handyman. His faith in God was strong. he accepted everything that was handed him, without complaint.
He is survived by sons Jared and Daniel, his mother Berna, sister Lynda (Walter) and brothers Art (Donna), Paul (Linda), and James (Trisha). He is also survived by nephews and nieces, Marcie, Mark, David, Michael, Jon, Kaitlin, Matthew, Ben, Nicole, and tw great nieces Norah and Noelle. Many cousins, aunts and uncles mourn his passing.
Funeral Services will be held at St. Patrick's Cathedral, on Wednesday November 2, 2016 at 11:00am. Donations, if desired, can be made to the Canadian Diabetic Association or the Charity of your choice.
Robert Meyer will be remembered in the Blake Funeral Chapel Memoral Grove. Annual dedication service Sunday, June 11, 2017.
Courtesy of The Chronicle Journal