ROBERT WHITING

ROBERT TREVELYN WHITING

born Nov. 9, 1918 in Westwold, BC, Bob passed suddenly but peacefully on Dec. 28, 2013 in Vernon, BC. Dad is loved and deeply missed by his family, son, Trev. (Carol) Whiting, Quesnel, BC.; grandsons Corbet (Michelle), Prince George, BC, Travis (Melissa), Victoria, BC, and granddaughter Julie (Les) Bellai, Williams Lake, BC, 7 great grandsons, Ryley, Ethan, Jacob, Caleb, Hunter, Hudson and Mason, and 1 great granddaughter, Brittany. Dad was surrounded by many Vernon friends who were wonderfully supportive and hospitable, enjoying his many entertaining stories spanning 95 plus years of life experience in ranching, the Navy,commercial fishing, mining, construction, logging, and business ventures. Dad will be remembered for his compassion, humour, wisdom and love of family. He was predeceased by his beloved wife of 60 years, Flo (Dec. 30, 2003), and daughter Trudi (Sept. 14, 2001). Dad’s favourite charity was the Vernon Hospice House. A memorial Service will be held at the Westwold Community Church in the Spring of 2014.


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