Peacefully with his family by his side, at Lee Manor in Owen Sound, on Friday afternoon, May 4th, 2012. Robert Leslie Hurlbut, of R.R. #2, Kemble, at the age of 87 years. Dearly loved husband and best friend of Bernice Hurlbut (nee Nickle) for 58 years. Loving father of Susan Keogan and her husband, Jim, of Thorndale, Paul Hurlbut and his wife, Christa, of Mississauga and Janice Ruston and her husband, Jim, of Stratford. Proud grandfather of 10 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren. Dear brother of Ruth Waite, of Kemble, Mary Cole, of Owen Sound and Lorraine Dickinson and her husband, John, of Stratford. Bob will be sadly missed by the Nickle family. Predeceased by his parents, Leslie and Maggie Hurlbut; his brothers-in-law, Ken Waite and Cecil Cole.
Friends may call at the BRIAN E. WOOD FUNERAL HOME, 250 – 14th Street West, Owen Sound, Ontario N4K – 3X8 (519-376-7492) on Monday from 2:00 – 4:00 and 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. A Funeral Service for Bob Hurlbut will be held in the Funeral Home Chapel, on Tuesday, May 8th, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. with Rev. Joanne Hedge officiating. Interment in Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Georgian Bluffs. If so desired, the family would appreciate donations to the Kemble United Church or the Alzheimer Society of Grey-Bruce as your expression of sympathy. Messages of condolence may be sent to the family on-line at www.woodfuneralhome.ca