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Robert (Bob) A. Chesterton


Robert (Bob) A. Chesterton
Robert (Bob) A. Chesterton

The family of Robert (Bob) Arthur Chesterton of Charters Settlement, NB are sad to announce his passing on Friday, January 5, 2018 at the Dr. Everett Chalmers Regional Hospital, Fredericton. Bob was 84. Born in Port Hope, ON, he was a son of the late Percy L. and Ethel (Curtis) Chesterton.

Bob was a veteran of the Korean War, having served overseas with the RCHA. Bob proudly served in the Canadian Armed Forces for 28 years. He was an active and proud member of the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch No.4, Fredericton.

Bob is survived by the true love of his life, Naomi (Bovin) Chesterton, his loving and devoted wife of 63 years. He loved and was loved by his two children, Vicky Crilley (Gary) and Rob Chesterton (Ute) both of Charters Settlement, NB. His 3 grandchildren, Gary, Darcy and Candy as well as his 4 great-grandchildren, Brody, Curtis, Emily and Danika always held a special place in his heart. He loved them all dearly! Bob also leaves behind brothers, Bud (Shirley) of Colburg, ON and Charlie (Alberta) of Trenton, ON; nieces and nephews and a sister-in-law, Muriel Thisdelle (late Emile) of Sarnia, ON.

Aside from his parents, Bob was predeceased by an infant son, David: a sister Dolly Ferguson and brothers John (late Doris) and Walter.

At the request of the family, there will be no visitation or funeral service. Interment will take place at a later date in Ontario.       

For those who wish to remember Bob by way of a memorial contribution, the family suggests donating to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of NB.

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