Obituary of Robert "Bob" Edison
Passed peacefully away on January 7th, 2019, Robert Edison, at the Dr. Hugh Twomey Health Center, Botwood. He was 71 years of age. Mr. Edison retired from Newfoundland and Labrador Hydro and was a member of the Botwood Lions Club, Royal Canadian Legion Branch #5, past member of the Botwood Fire Department and the Botwood Minor Hockey Association. He was predeceased by his parents Bert and Louisa Edison; brothers Roy, Allan, Edward; sister Ruby. He leaves to mourn his wife Mary; his sons Warren (Rhonda) Edison, Robert (Lisa) Edison: step-son Kevin (James) Martin-Carter; daughter Carla (Sean) O’Reilly; sisters Marion (Ches) Russell, Violet (Roy) Mills, Gloria (John) Roberts; brothers Bert (Vieva) Edison, Doug (Hazel) Edison; grandchildren Lauren, Patrick, Robyn, Faith and a large circle of other relatives and friends. Pastor James Martin-Carter will conduct the funeral service from the Trinity United Church on Thursday, January 10, 2019 at 1 P.M. Interment to follow at the Botwood Community Cemetery. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Hoskins Funeral Home, Botwood. Pallbearers will be Robert Edison, Warren Edison, Kevin Martin-Carter, Gary Sharron, Dean Edison, Mike Roberts. Honorary pallbearers will be Roy Mills, Doug Edison and Bert Edison.
In lieu of flowers donations in his memory can be made to the Trinity United Church Window Restoration Fund.
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