SMEDING, Robert Bouke
April 7, 1925 – February 19, 2012
It is with heavy hearts that we announce the sudden passing of ‘Bob’. He will be lovingly remembered by his wife of 60 years, Katie. His sisters; Martha (Walter), Sietzke, Tietje, his brother Wierd (Tryntje), sister-in-law Nolda and by their extended families in Holland.
Bob was and avid gardener, a member of the Penticton & District Garden Club, where he would tend to the rose gardens by the S.S. Sicamous and a member of the Royal Canadian Legion.
Sadly, Bob was predeceased by his son Richard Arthur Smeding.
A Private Family Service will be held at a later date.
Donations in memory of Bob may be made to the Canadian Diabetes Association.
Messages of condolence may be sent to the family c/o hansonsfuneral.com
Arrangements entrusted to the care of HANSONS' ARBOR FUNERAL CHAPELS & CREMATORIUM INC. 250.492.4202