Robert “Bob” Inkpen

March 23, 2019 34 Condolences Print Obituary

On March 21, 2019, Robert “Bob” Inkpen, age 70, passed peacefully away surrounded by his loving family at the Cross Cancer Institute.

Bob will be forever remembered by his wife, Brenda; his children, Jennifer and Jason; his siblings, Josie, Marie, Nelson, Judy and Peggy; his four-legged friend, Jack; as well as numerous nieces, nephews, extended family and dear friends.

In honour of Bob's wishes, cremation has taken place and his family will celebrate his life privately.

Thank you to the doctors and nurses at the Cross Cancer Institute, in particular, Dr. David Candler and Dr. Safana Makhdoom, and a very special thank you to Dr. Joanne Hewitt for her care and compassion over the past four years.

Donations may be made in Bob's memory to the Myeloma Alberta Support
Society ( www.multiplemyeloma.ca ) or a charity of one's choice.

  1. Our deepest condolences to Brenda,Brenda and Jason,his brother Nelson and his sisters.

  2. My heartfelt condolences to the family !

    • We were so sorry to hear of Bobs passing our deepest condolences to all the family.

  3. Gail, Aunt Josie and family – so sorry to hear of Bob’s passing. Condolences to the family from Kay and Bas.

  4. Brenda,Jennifer and jason we are so sorry for the loss of your husband,father and my brother Bob.I myself could understand what you were going through for the past 4 years with bobs illness having loss my wife Mildred almost 4 years ago.I and remaining siblings appreciate your reasons for privacy but just to let you know that while we did not try to contact you very often we were obtaining update from whomever was recently talking to Bob.I will certainly miss my younger brother and when we were growing up we did a lot of things together more so than with our older siblings.We are comforted by the fact that he has already been greeted by his deceased parents and two oldest brothers.RIP my dearly missed brother. Love Nelson and Emily.

  5. Sincere condolences to all the family. He was a dear school friend of mine. RIP Bob. !!!

  6. So sorry for your loss bob was a good friend we grew up together in burin

    • So sorry for your loss Brenda, Jennifer and Jason and the Inkpen family.

  7. Sending our deepest condolences to the Inkpen family! Our hearts go out to you all! May he Rest In Peace!

  8. So sorry to hear of Bobs passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this very sad time.

  9. So very sorry to hear of Bob’s passing, our deepest sympathy to all the family, Bob and I were old school chums and he hung out with my brother as well. May you find comfort in your family, friends and memories.

  10. Brenda, Jennifer and Jason and the Inkpen siblings. We are very saddened to hear of Bob’s passing. I am sure that all the great memory will help you through this difficult time. Remember that is you need anything, please let us know. Our family is thinking about all of you and sending love and prayers.

  11. We are very sorry to hear of Bob’s passing and extend our sincere condolences to the Inkpen families.
    R.I.P. Bob..⛪

  12. Deepest condolences to the family. Thinking of you all at this time.

  13. Our sincere condolences to all of Bob’s family on this very sad time. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.

  14. Sincere condolences to the entire family. May precious memories bring you some comfort in the coming days. RIP Bob.

  15. So sorry & surprised to hear of Bob’s passing, Bob & I were school mates at Sheen’s Hill School for many years before we both moved on with our lives. My deepest condolences to the entire family.

  16. To the Inkpen families my prayers and thoughts are with you in your time of sorrow

  17. So sorry to hear of Bob’s passing. Deepest condolences to all the family

  18. Brenda and family we were sorry to hear of Bob’s passing. Our deepest condolences and prayers are sent to you all at this sad time. ?

  19. TO THE INKPEN FAMILY, OUR DEEPEST CONDOLENCE,SORRY FOR YOUR LO.SS PEGGY.

  20. My deepest condolences to all the Inkpen families, he was a friend & classmate at Sheens Hill. He will be greatly missed.

  21. It is with great sadness that we say goodbye to our beloved cousin Bob. So glad I had an opportunity to meet up with him after 40 years. Rest In Peace Bob, you were always a beautiful person to know.

    Love to your family.
    Meta Inkpen and Mom, Eva.

    • Very sad to hear of Bob’s passing, didn’t know he was battling cancer . Since Facebook came in our midst we did keep in touch.RIP Bobby Inkpen send me down some coppers ,our little joke, Condolences to all the family. Thinking of you all, hugs.

  22. So sorry to hear of Bob’s passing. Condolences to his family. I remember Bob from my days of living in Burin..he was a good friend to us.

  23. Brenda, please accept our deepest sympathies. I have so, so many fond memories of Bob from squash and your start in Newfoundland, from Florida, and from all the countries on our European cruise. You have many great memories to hold on to. Our thoughts and prayers are with you, Jennifer, Jason and your families.

  24. So sorry to hear of Bob’s passing! Please accept our sincere condolences to the whole family!

  25. Dear Brenda,Jason&Jennifer,
    I have just learned of cousin Bob passing I was not aware he was battling Cancer ,It was my intention to reconnect with Bob this year,It is with regret and remorse that I will not have that opportunity now.I shall remember him as he was ,a cheerful wonderfull person and a friend to
    all who knew him.Please know I mourn his passing with with you all.

    Austin

  26. So sorry to hear of Bobs passing. He was a dear school friend of mine. Sincere condolences to all the family.

  27. To Brenda, Jason And Jennifer, our family is so saddened of our dear cousin Bobs passing. Our sincere sympathies and prayers.
    To all,of Bobs siblings, we express our deepest sympathies and prayers in this sorrowful time.
    It’s hard to forget someone who gave us all so much to remember!
    Wishing you peace to bring you comfort, courage to face the days ahead and loving memories to forever hold in your heart. Bob will left us with such wonderful memories, Rest In Peace dear sweet soul,
    Auntie Eva Inkpen and family, Brenda/ George, Meta, Beverley/ Nick, John/ Karen, Nancy/Lyle , Cathy /Chris , Barry.

  28. Please accept my deepest condolences, I am so sorry for your loss, Brenda , Jennifer and Jason. Also, to my cousins , Josie, Nelson , Judy, Marie, Peggy and their families. My deepest sympathies.

    My sweet sweet cousin Bob, my best Buddy. You are finally at rest and pain free. No more suffering.
    I will surely Miss YOU, and our good ole chats through messenger and emails. It made us laugh, shared some tears , it help outweigh the bad.
    You were my ROCK so so many times during this past few years , especially this last year. Through all your pain and struggles, your spirit was so uplifting and heartfelt.
    We will never say goodbye Bob, as you will be always in my heart.
    Rest In Peace dear cousin , no more talk on the cursed nasty C. Heaven has another angel. I love you now and forever.

    “If I had a flower for every time I thought of you, I could walk in my garden forever.” – Alfred Lord Tennyson
    “Say not in grief ‘he is no more’ but in thankfulness that he was.” – Hebrew Proverb

  29. So sorry to hear of Bobs passing.He was a dear school friend of mine. Sincere condolences to all the family.

  30. Brenda, Jennifer and Jason, we are so sorry to hear of Bob’s passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time.

  31. Brenda, so very sorry to hear of your loss – my sincere condolences to you and your family.

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