Robert Alexander


Greenwood Cemetery
190 - 1st Street South West
Owen Sound, Ontario, Canada
Interment at a later date.

Obituary of Robert Alexander

At his residence in Owen Sound, on Saturday, June 5th, 2021.  Robert William Alexander, of Owen Sound, in his 92nd year.

Dearly beloved husband of the late Esther Alexander (nee Powell). Loving father of Bill (Silvana), Nancy Morrison (Don) and Dave (Sandy). Proud grandpa of Christine (Kurtis), Sarah (Paul), Laura (Tim), Kaitlyn (Mark), Dawn, Meghan (Marc), Kyle and Sam.  Proud GG of Mikayla, Owen, Tristan, Ruby, Madelyn, Bryce, Gabrielle, Joselyn, Luke, Grace and Theo. Dear brother of Patricia Grant and brother-in-law of Jane Alexander. Predeceased by his parents William and Ruby Alexander (nee Atkins), brother Jim and brother-in-law Charles Grant.  Robert will be sadly missed by many nieces and nephews, friends and neighbours.

A private Graveside Service for Bob will be held at Greenwood Cemetery at a later date.

In lieu of flowers the family would appreciate donations to Grey Roots Museum or Owen Sound Regional Hospital Foundation as an expression of sympathy and may be made through the BRIAN E. WOOD FUNERAL HOME, 250 – 14th Street West, Owen Sound, Ontario N4K 3X8 (519) 376-7492.

Online condolences and donations can be sent by visiting Robert’s memorial at  A tribute to Bob can be read at

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