Robert James Player, age 63, passed away peacefully on Sunday, October 16, 2016 at University Hospital (London). Born in Stratford, son of the late Wilfred and Jean (Forrest) Player. Survived by his step-mother Etta Player and friend Jack. Rob will be remembered fondly by his sister Helen Player, his brother Jim Player and friend Jean, and his sister Grace DeWetering and husband Tony, along with niece Laura DeWetering and friend Donnie, nephew Jacob DeWetering and by great nephew Carson and great niece Janessa. Aunts, uncles, cousins and many special friends will remember the wonderful times with Rob. Friends and family may call at the W. G. Young Funeral Home, 430 Huron Street, Stratford on Sunday, October 23, 2016 from 1:00 p.m. until the time of the funeral service at 2:00 p.m. Reception to follow. A private family burial will take place at a later date in Hampstead Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations may be made to London Health Sciences Foundation – For Neurological Research. 519.271.7411 www.wgyoungfuneralhome.com
1 hour prior to funeral service
Sunday, October 23, 2016 at 2 p.m.
W.G. Young Funeral Home
W.G. Young Funeral Home Reception Centre
Private Family Burial
London Health Sciences Foundation – Neurological Research