Marvin, Robert - The death occurred at the Tri-Town Extendicare, Haileybury on Tuesday February 21, 2017 of Mr Robert Marvin at the age of 85 years.
Born at Bear River, Nova Scotia on April 27 1931, Robert was the son of the late Daniel Marvin and the late Mary MacGregor. Robert will be remembered for his love of walking making his daily round trip from Cobalt to New Liskeard. He will also be remembered for his love of traveling, reciting poems, listening to classical music, doing odd jobs, reading books and for always putting the need of others before his own.
Predeceased by his parents as well as his six brothers and two sisters, Robert is survived by his his sister Joan Allen, his best and closest friends Denise and Maurice Dupuis as well as many nieces. nephews extended family members, friends and acquaintances.
In keeping with Robert's wishes, cremation has taken place at Lakeview Crematorium. A memorial graveside service will take place at the Cobalt Coleman Catholic Cemetery in the Spring of 2017. In memorium contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Society or to the Loyola High School (7272 Sherbrooke St. West, Montreal QC H4B 1R2). Condolences, contributions and memorial candles may be left at www.buffamleveille.com
A sincere thank you to Dr Don Davies and all the staff at Tri-Town Extendicare for the wonderful care and compassion given to Robert. Your professionalism did not go unnoticed.