Robert R. Zimmer

Robert R. Zimmer
Robert Ross Zimmer, age 76, passed away peacefully at his residence on Tuesday, April 11, 2017. Robert was born in Stratford, son of the late Harold and Fannie (Adair) Zimmer and has lived here all his life. Robert was a truck driver, being employed with Bulk Carriers, later at Marlette Homes and was employed at Perth Concrete for many years, retiring in 2005. Beloved husband of Charlotte Elaine (McRae), whom he married September 25, 1970 in St. Marys. Loving father to Tracy Marston and husband Sam and Tammy Ford. Dear grandfather to Gaige Lupsor, Kross Lupsor, Dylan Marston, Josh Marston, Jazmine Marston, Dakota Marston, Taylor Ford, Tanna Ford and great-grandfather to Kaelyn. Brother to Laverne and Shirley Zimmer, Jack and Betty Zimmer, Graham and Darlene Zimmer. Brother-in-law to Mabel Regan, Steven and Donna McRae, Brian McRae, Wayne McRae, Louise Zimmer, Shirley Zimmer and Henry Keller; also survived by many nieces and nephews and their families. Besides his parents, he was predeceased by a sister Gloria Keller, brothers Ken (Beulah) Zimmer, Doug Zimmer and Allan Zimmer. Friends and relatives may call at the W. G. Young Funeral Home, 430 Huron St., Stratford, on Saturday April 15th from 10 a.m. until time of funeral service at 12 noon. Interment will follow in Avondale Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations may be made to the charity of your choice through the funeral home. 519.271.7411

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  • Service Information:
    Saturday, April 15, 2017
    from 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon
    Funeral Service
    Saturday, April 15, 2017 at 12:00 noon
    W.G. Young Funeral Home
    Avondale Cemetery
    4 Avondale Ave.,
    W. G. Young Funeral Home Reception Centre
    Memorial Donations
    Charity of One's Choice