Robert "Bob" Murray Barlow
1953 - 2022
Robert "Bob" Murray Barlow
Visitation Information
No visitation
Burial Information
Burial Location
A private interment at a later date.
Requested Charity
donor's choice
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At the Moncton City Hospital on Thursday June 30, 2022 Robert "Bob" Barlow of Fredericton, NB passed away at the age of 68. Born in Saint John, NB he was a son of the late William and Edna (Bishop) Barlow.

Bob was a self-employed home inspector. He graduated from high school in Clelmsford, Ontario where he excelled at basketball. Bob loved music and played many instruments including, guitar, mandolin and was learning to play violin and keyboards. In 1973 he began training in martial arts, by 1975 he had advanced to the rank of black belt. He continued to train and was later assigned the position of chief instructor in Sudbury. Bob moved to Fredericton in 2016 and began training in the art of Tai Chi in Saint John, eventually becoming an instructor. He also was an avid archer.

Bob is survived by three children Liane (Seb) Dupont of Rockland, ON, Ian Leclair and Chris Barlow both of Sudbury, ON; a brother Michael Barlow of England; two sisters Betty Anne Howell of Moncton and Ellen Chicoine of Fredericton; several grandchildren; numerous nieces, nephews and cousins; the mother of his children Lise Leclair. He was also predeceased by two brothers George "Bud" Brewer and Donnie Brewer.

In keeping with Bob's wishes, visitation or a service will not take place at this time. A private interment will take place at a later date. For those who wish, a contribution to a charity of the donor’s choice would be appreciated.

On-line condolences are welcomed on Bishop’s Funeral Home’s website.

Robert "Bob" Murray Barlow