Robert BURDON (1938 - 2021)

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  • "Dear Merin and Family, I was so sad to read of Bob's..."
    - Bedelia King-Turner
  • "Merin & family. Sending sympathy to you all at this sad..."
    - Bruce & Carol Hollyman
  • "A master teller of tall tales. Always a joy to talk to...."
    - Ross & Julie Tobin
  • "My deepest sympathy to my very dear friend Merin,and her..."
    - Amy Brooke
  • "So sorry to hear of Bob's passing today. Thinking of the..."
    - Adrienne Richards
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Service Information
Shone & Shirley Funeral Directors
164 Tahunanui Drive
Nelson, Nelson
Celebration of Life
Saturday, Jan. 30, 2021
3:00 p.m.
Anchor Bar and Grill
62 Vickerman Street
Port Nelson
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Death Notice

Robert Howard (Bob):
18.11.1938 – 19.01.2021
Died suddenly on his boat on Tuesday, January 19, 2021, aged 82. Loved and adored husband of Merin. Loved and respected father of Glen and Belinda, Rory and Natalia, and Ross and Faith. Adored grandfather of Alexis, Corban, Flynn, Ella, Anna and Sasha, and great-grandfather of James and Freya. Loved brother of Barbara and John. Former teacher, antiques dealer, and boat enthusiast in the Nelson region. A private family service has been held at Bob's request. A get-together to celebrate Bob's life will be held at 3.00pm on Saturday, January 30, 2021, at the Anchor Bar and Grill, 62 Vickerman Street, Port Nelson. a All welcome to join us to toast Bob's life and share tall tales. Messages can be sent to Bob's Family, c/- 1 Airlie St, Glenduan, Nelson 7071.


Published in Nelson Mail on Jan. 22, 2021
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