JOLLIFFE, ROBERT (BOB) – at the Welland County General Hospital on Friday October 3, 2014, Robert Jolliffe of Port Robinson in his 80th year. Dear father of Catherine, David (Donna), and Patti Goodfield (Mark). Loving grandfather to Betsy (David), Sarah, Matthew, Tyler, Jacob, and Noah. Great grandfather to Charlie, Robert and Henry. Robert is survived by his sister Mary-Beth Anger and his special friend Shirley Rate. Predeceased by his wife Eleanor (2012) and daughter Joanne (2012). Bob was a proud member of The Port Robinson Fire Department since 1959 and was Chief for seven years. He was a founding member of the Niagara Fire Buffs, and an active Board Member of the F.F.A.O. He was an avid golfer and a long time member of Whiskey Run Golf Course, and was a member of the Atlas Bowling League. He was also a volunteer for the Special Olympics and a recipient of the Diamond Jubilee Award. Bob worked at B.F. Goodrich for many years before his retirement. He loved to garden and woodcarve.

Resting at the LAMPMAN FUNERAL HOME, 724 Canboro Road, Fenwick for Visitation on Monday October 6th from 2-4 and 7-9 P.M. The Funeral Service will be held on Tuesday October 7th at 11:00 A.M. at the Fonthill United Church. Cremation to follow. Donations to The Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated by the family.

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  • Your Condolence
    Dear Patti, Cathy and David and families:
    We are so sorry to hear about your Dad. I know you have many great memories to share. You are all in our thoughts and prayers at this time.
    Garth and Sharon

  • On Behalf of the Fire Fighters Association of Ontario the executive and members I
    give our sincere condolences to the family of our Brother Bob who will be so sadly missed, may he rest in peace.

  • Patti,Cathy,David and all the family
    I am so sorry for your loss. Your Dad meant a lot to me thru the years. Giving
    me hugs, golf tips, and many many other things. You are all in my prayers

  • To live in the hearts we leave behind is not to die. When someone you love becomes a memory, the memory becomes a treasure. Our sincere condolences to you Dave and your family for your loss. <3

  • It is with a heavy heart we send our deepest sympathy to all of Bob’s Family.
    Knowing Bob, We are sure you all have amazing memories of good times with Bob.
    It was a pleasure and an honor to have known both Bob and Eleanor. He will be dearly missed and fondly remembered. You are all in our thoughts.

  • we are sorry to hear of your dad, grandfather and great
    grandfather’s passing. he was so very known throughout 3 communities and you can be very proud of the legacy he has left behind. he will be missed tremendously.

  • On behalf of the Officers and Firefighters of Thorold Fire and Emergency Services, please accept our sincere condolences on the loss ot Bob. May he rest in peace.

  • Please accept my deepest and sincere condolences on the loss of Bob. I had the pleasure of meeting Bob through my association with the Niagara District Fire Fighters Association as a member of Haldimand County Fire Station 9 Dunnville. Rest in peace Bob.

  • I’m so sorry to hear of Bob’s passing. He was always willing to extend himself and help others and the associations to which he belonged. Unfortunately the past few years had brought sadness to him, but he just kept on going, and that is the legacy he leaves for his family and colleagues. Rest in peace Bob!

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