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Robert Charles "Bobby" Warren

WARREN, Robert Charles "Bobby" - Bob passed away peacefully with his loving family by his side at the Chatham-Kent Hospice on Tuesday, April 10, 2018 at the age of 98. Bob was born in Chatham on March 23, 1920 and was the son of the late Albert and Gladys (Grocott) Warren. Bob served with the RCAF 408 Squadron and was overseas from 1942-1945 and was a lifelong resident of Chatham. He was a Government Grain Inspector with the Canadian Grain Commission until his retirement. He recently received his 70 year pin from the Royal Canadian Legion in Chatham and was an avid member of the Legion Pipe Band. Beloved husband of the late Aileen Olive (Boyer) Warren (2011). Dear father of Michael and Shirly of Chatham, Jim and the late Debbie of Nairn and John and Terri of Chatham. Sadly missed by grandchildren, Joel (Patty), Peter (Joanne), Jake, Sarah (Sean), Ian (Melissa), Eric (Kaylyn) and a great-granddaughter, Charlotte. Kind brother of Ron (Gladys), Norm (Delanore) and Charmain. Fondly remembered by many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his brother Denny (Inez) and his sisters, Ursula (George) and Millicent. The family will receive friends at the Funeral Home, 459 St. Clair Street, Chatham, ON, on Thursday, April 12, 2018 from 6-9 p.m. A Legion Service will be held Thursday evening, April 12, 2018, at 7:00 p.m. at the McKINLAY FUNERAL HOME . The Funeral Service will be held at the McKinlay Funeral Home on Friday, April 13, 2018 at 11 a.m. with Rev. John Anderson, officiating. Donations in memory of Bob to the Chatham-Kent Hospice would be appreciated. Online condolences may be left at McKINLAY FUNERAL HOME 459 St. Clair Street, Chatham 519-351-2040 13266621
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Posted by Joyce [ Richer ] Brand (old neighbors across the road on St Clair Street) On Sunday, April 15, 2018
How I remember your dad playing his bagpipes in your back yard some Saturday mornings ..So lovely to hear even though I was so young . So calming for the soul . You are in our thoughts & prayers .
Posted by Morris & Cindy Cimoroni (Friends) On Thursday, April 12, 2018
Our sincere condolences to all the families. We know how close you all are and have each other at this sad time. You are in our prayers.
I'm sorry...
Posted by Annette Blair (friend) On Thursday, April 12, 2018
Dear Warren family,

Sorry to read about a man that was cherished & loved by many....

RIP Bob...

Love from Annette

Mike, Shirley and family
Posted by Marg Collins (Friend) On Wednesday, April 11, 2018
Mike, sorry to hear about you losing your Dad. Thinking of you and the family during this time.

Marg and Ted Collins

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Posted by John & Claudia Kearns (Aquaintance) On Wednesday, April 11, 2018
Thinking of all of the Warren family at the loss of your father, grandfather, uncle

Bob at this sad time. Know he loved his family dearly. May the piper play Amazing Grace likely his most requested, now at the end of his journey.

Claudia & John Kearns

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