Passed away peacefully surrounded by family on Tuesday, February 17, 2004 at K-W Health Centre of Grand River Hospital.
Bob Corbett in his 77th year was the beloved husband of Genevieve (nee Gregory) Corbett for 53 years. Dear father of Donald Corbett of Nova Scotia and Meredith of Kitchener, Judith and husband Phillip Christensen of Kitchener, James, Steven, and Kenneth Corbett, Karen and husband Herbert Benedict all of Kitchener. Dear grandfather of Jessica and Fallon Corbett, Michael and Timothy Christensen, Michel Archambault and Raven Benedict. Great-grandfather of Mikaylah Corbett.
Bob was a member of Royal Canadian Legion Branch #530, Waterloo.
Dear brother of Margaret McPherson, Daniel Corbett and his wife Anna all of NS, James Corbett and his wife Lucianna of Ottawa, Condon Corbett and Mary and her her husband Russell Buffett all of NS. Predeceased by parents Donald and Ubah Corbett, brothers Randolph, Gerald.
Bob's family will receive relatives and friends from 2-4 and 7-9 P.M. Thursday at the Henry Walser Funeral Home, 507 Frederick St., Kitchener (749-8467). Legion service 7 P.M. Thursday evening.
Funeral service 1:00 P.M. Friday, February 20, 2004 in the chapel of the funeral home followed by a reception. Interment Williamsburg Cemetery.
As expressions of sympathy donations to the Grand River Regional Cancer Centre would be appreciated by the family (cards available at the funeral home).