March 31, 1942 – March 13, 2023
It is with great sadness that we announce the passing Robert on March 13, 2023 at the Hamilton General Hospital after a brief battle with cancer. Predeceased by his beloved wife, Delores (1990), his granddaughter, Rebecca (2020) and his siblings Lillian (2007)and Norm (2020). Loving father of Joseph Gibson and Roberta Katz (David). Cherished grandfather of Johnny (Lyssa), Jordan (Meredith), Jason (Brian) and Noah. Great Grandfather of Mason & Hunter. Bob will be greatly missed by so many friends and family especially his siblings, Shirley, Don (Linda), Mary (John), Betty & Moe, brother-in-law “Unc” John (Jane, 2020) and daughter- in-law Sherry Gibson. A special thanks to Elna Keating for her love, support and care for Robert (Bob) long before his short battle with cancer. Bob was a retiree from Stelco Canada Works & Lake Erie Works. He enjoyed fishing, horse races, cards, Yatzee and bingo. Visitation will be held on Thursday March 23, 2-4, 6-8 pm at Turner Family Funeral Home. Graveside service will be held on Friday March 24 1pm, Holy Sepulchre Catholic Cemetery, 600 Spring Gardens Rd, Burlington, ON. Donations can be made to Jewish National Fund at 905-527-5516 or to Hamilton Jewish Family Services at