ADAMS, Robert


It is with sadness that we announce the passing of Robert Creighton (Bob) Adams on January 15, 2018 in Victoria, BC.  Born in Bridgewater, NS on June 26, 1924 to Adelaide Bell Adams and William Fenwick Adams. Survived by his dear daughter Diann Linda Adams of Morro Bay, CA. Beloved husband of Evelyn (Cummings) Adams and step father to Jacqueline Chrétien of Toronto, ON and Kathleen Chrétien (Terry Linford) of Victoria, BC.  Loving step grandfather to Spike Linford. Predeceased by his parents and three siblings, Verona, Laurence, and Clarence.  Survived by a nephew, William Rhodenizer (Elsie) of Lunenburg, NS and niece, Andrea Gabriel (Brad) of Block House, NS.  Bob served in the Canadian Armed Forces in WWII then graduated from Dalhousie University with a Bachelor of Commerce. He worked for the Federal Public Service in Ottawa, retiring as Senior Assistant Deputy Minister of Operations for Veterans Affairs.  Bob was an avid golfer into his 90's and kept up with the stock market until recently.  He was an animal lover and in earlier years liked to hunt with his dogs.

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