Robert “Bob” Alois Zitter of Gull Lake, Alberta passed away suddenly at his home on Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at the age of 64 years.
Bob was born in Klagenfurt, Austria on March 10, 1949, and immigrated to Canada in 1955 with his family. He came to Alberta in the 1970’s, previously living in Montreal and Toronto. Bob met Grace Wright in 1982, and they were united in marriage in December, 1984.
Bob is survived by his loving wife of 28 years, Grace; his daughter, Sandra (James) and treasured grandchildren, Matthew and Meagan, all of Airdrie; and his daughter, Robyn (Steven) of Red Deer. He is also survived by his brother, Charlie (Sandy) of Ottawa, Ontario; his nieces and nephews; as well as many life-long friends. Bob was predeceased by his father and mother, Karl and Carla Zitter.
A Public Memorial Service in Celebration of Bob’s Life was held at the Rimbey United Church, Rimbey on Wednesday, May 15, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. with the Reverend Deborah Laing officiating. Interment in the Columbarium at the West Haven Cemetery, Rimbey followed at 1:30 p.m. If friends desire, memorial tributes in Bob’s Memory may be made directly to the Red Deer & District SPCA, 4505 – 77 Street, Red Deer, Alberta T4P 2J1.
Condolences to the Family may also be expressed by email to:
Funeral and Cremation Arrangements for the Late Robert “Bob” Alois Zitter
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OBERHAMMER FUNERAL CHAPELS LTD.
Rimbey, AB. 403-843-4445