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Robert Vance

February 13, 1954 - May 17, 2017


It is with great sadness that the family of Robert Vance announce his passing on May 17, 2017 at the age of  63.

Bob was born in Vancouver, Feb 13, 1954 to Earl and Cecile Vance.

Bob lived on the Sunshine coast for many years and has many lifelong lasting friendships.

Bob attained a certificate in Small Engine Mechanics and Power Engineering and  worked at the Howe Sound P/P for 25 years.

He retired in September 2015 and looked forward to spending time sailing the seas.

Bob has now joined a band of angels and is dividing his time between selecting soulful tunes and playing guitar and drums

Bob had a heart of gold, a great love of music, fishing, sailing and all things mechanical.

Bob is survived by his wife Meritas (Junhua), his mother Cecile (Bill) Ingham, siblings Martin (Eloise), Denise (Dave) and Lillian (Jeff).

by his nieces and nephews Lisa, Dione, Sarah, Dayna, Dawson, Carolyn and Steven and by his 3 step-brothers Ted (Darlene), Art(Karen), Jim(Debbie) and families.

Bob is predeceased by his father Earl Vance and nephew Kurt.

Celebration of Life will be held on Friday, May 26, 2017 at 2:00 PM at H.W. Wallace Cremation and Burial Centre in Duncan, BC

Memorial donations may be made to the heart and stroke foundation.



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Service Schedule

  Funeral Service

Date & Time:
May 26, 2017
Beginning at 2:00pm

H.W. Wallace Cremation & Burial Centre
2853 Roberts Road,
Duncan,, BC V9L 6W3

2853 Roberts Road,
Duncan,, BC V9L 6W3

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