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Robert Corky Brian Hawes

April 6, 1936 - August 2, 2016

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Robert Brian (Corky) Hawes

April 06 1936 – Aug 02 2016

 It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Bob Hawes age 80.  Bob is predeceased by his parents Fred and Winnie and his brother David.  Survived by his wife Betty, son Robert (Rocky) Cynthia Stuart, Daughters Lori (Greg) Galpin, Shari (Bryan) Edgren, grandsons Dustin (Lorie) Brandon, grand daughters Lindsay Edgren and Tara Galpin, great grand daughter Emily Edgren.  Sister Mildred Staley, Mary Haddock, Margaret (Morley) Hyatt and sister in law Janice Hawes.  Many nieces and nephews. 

Bob worked at Acklands for 41 years as a machinist and then manager.  He loved his hunting trips with his son and his four buddies.  Lots of fishing trips at the coast and trips to Alaska.  Cremation has taken place, no service at his request.

The family would like to thank Dr.Janz, the nurses & staff at Jubilee Manor for their compassionate care.

As an expression of sympathy donations can be made to Jubilee Manor Foundation, 500 west Beasley street, Nelson BC

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From: Thompson Funeral Service Staff

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From: Ruth Nuyens
Relation: Relationship - How did you know the deceased?

Remembering Bob with good memories. Ruth

From: Lawrence Kosiancic
Relation: Friend

I am very sorry to hear of Bobs passing I knew bob from back in our teen age days then through the years I dealt with Bob in Acklands as a machinist and manager he was a good friend and a pleasure to work with

From: Peter Wohlfarth
Relation: work mates

My condolences to Bob’s family and friends . Bob and I worked together for 8 years at Ackland’s Nelson . He recruited me to come work there , and we worked together until his retirement . I considered him a mentor to me ; I learned so much from that man . I considered him a real gentleman , and he was admired and respected by our customer base .

From: Don and Leora Green
Relation: Relationship - How did you know the deceased?

Our condolences to you Rocky and to your family in the loss of your Dad.

From: Sharon and Mario
Relation: work

Mario and I send our deepest, heartfelt sympathy to Betty and family. Bob was a great boss, friend and person.

From: Toni Malacko
Relation: Relationship - How did you know the deceased?

Thinking of the Hawes family at this time and would like to send my sincere condolences.

From: Dave Afford
Relation: Acklands

My condolence to Bob’s family.
As a high school shop teacher I was often in Acklands to purchase supplies and to soak up some of Bob’s vast knowledge. He was always so helpful in his soft spoken, humerous, non judgemental way. I had great respect for him.

From: Lois Arnesen
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From: Lois Arnesen
Relation: friend

Dear Betty, I am so sorry to hear of Bob’s death. Please accept my sympathy and condolences. I hope now you can get some rest.
Lois Arnesen

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Service Schedule

Private service arrangements have been made.

Memorial Gifts

Memorial donations will be gratefully accepted to:

 Jubilee Manor Foundation, 500 west Beasley street, Nelson BC

Thank You Notice

The family would like to thank Dr.Janz, the nurses & staff at Jubilee Manor for their compassionate care.

 

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