Robert James Dooling

Robert James Dooling

We regret to announce the death at home of Robert (Bob) Dooling on March 26, 2010, at the age of 78 years. Bob was a 32 year veteran in the RCAF/CF. During his career he worked in and visited many areas of the world, having served in France, Germany, Israel, Cyprus, USA, as well as Canadian postings from the high arctic to both west and east coasts. Bob will be sadly missed and lovingly remembered by his wife of 55 years, Joan; daughters Jane and Susan and their husbands; sons Michael and Jeffrey and their wives; ten grandchildren and five great grandchildren. He is also survived by brothers, a sister, nieces, nephews, and extended family. A Memorial Mass will be held on Wednesday, March 31 at 1:00 p.m. at Our Lady of the Valley Catholic Church in Coldstream with Father Dale Normandeau, celebrant. Interment of ashes will follow at Coldstream Cemetery.

Miss me but let me go

When I come to the end of the road

And the sun has set me free

I want no cries in a gloom filled room

Why cry for a soul set free

Miss me a little, but not too long

And not with your head bowed low.

Remember the life that we all shared.

Miss me but let me go

When you are lonely and sick of heart

Go to the friends we know

And bury your sorrows in doing good deeds

Miss me but let me go.

Forever at peace

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