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G. Robert Shropshire

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  • Name G. Robert Shropshire 
    Gender Male 
    Died 1 Aug 2003  Soldiers' Hospital, Orillia, Simcoe, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I01738  Lee,Harrington,Clarke,Doherty & Extended Family Trees
    Last Modified 18 Jan 2018 

    Father George Herbert Shropshire,   b. 20 Jan 1899, Whitchurch, York Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Rebecca Jane Fountain,   b. 05 Jan 1898, King Township, York County Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 26 May 1920  York County Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Family ID F00564  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    1. [S2] Obituary, Orillia Packet and Times.
      SHROPSHIRE, G. Robert Bob' retired firefighter with City of Orillia for 35 years and served as Fire Chief from 1976 to 1991; member of R.C.L. Branch 34, Orillia and the Couchiching Golf Club; life long hockey enthusiast and goal tender with Oshawa Generals Jr. A, New Haven, Conn. AHL, Orillia Pontiacs Sr. A, and the Orillia Oldtimers - peacefully at Orillia Soldiers Memorial Hospital on Friday, August 1, 2003; in his 72nd year. Bob Shropshire, of Orillia, dearly beloved school sweetheart, best friend, and husband of 52 years of Doreen nee: Macdonald. Proud father of: Pat Bylow and husband Gary of Washago, Jim and Gail of Oro-Medonte Twsp, and Tim of Orillia. Dearly loved grandfather of: Trish and husband Sean, Ryan, Michelle, and great granddaughter Emma. Dear brother and best friend of Jim of Orillia. Brother-in-law of Vera Shropshire of Orillia. Predeceased by brother Jack and sister-in-law Sandra. Bob will also be lovingly remembered by several nieces, nephews, and his many great friends. The late Mr. Robert Bob Shropshire will rest at the Mundell Funeral Home, 79 West St. N., Orilia, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 PM Tuesday. Funeral service on Wednesday, August 6, 2003 at 1:30 PM at the Orillia Presbyterian St. Andrew's Church, corner of Peter St. N. and Neywash Street, Orillia. Cremation to follow. If desired, memorial donations to the Orillia Soldiers Memorial Hospital Foundation would be sincerely appreciated. Messages of condolence are welcomed at www.mundellfuneralhome.com0

    2. [S7] Archivies of Ontario, MARRIAGES.
      Name: Rebecca Jane Fountain
      Event Type: Birth
      Event Date: 05 Jan 1898
      Event Place: King, York, Ontario, Canada
      Registration Date:
      Gender: Female
      Father's Name: Silas Fountain
      Mother's Name: Minnie Lynn
      Certificate Number: 501713
      Reference ID: 501713
      GS Film Number: 1976603
      Digital Folder Number: 004656974
      Image Number: 01240

      Citing this Record
      "Ontario Births, 1869-1912," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 10 August 2017), Minnie Lynn in entry for Rebecca Jane Fountain, 05 Jan 1898; citing Birth, King, York, Ontario, Canada, citing Archives of Ontario, Toronto; FHL microfilm 1,976,603.

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