Born in Ostrava, Czechoslovakia, Robert died after a short illness in Victoria. He emigrated with his family from England in 58. He worked in Vancouver for the CPR and retired to Chemainus. On his 90th birthday he was promoted to the rank of General by the Czech Army for his efforts during WW2.
He was predeceased by his wife Violet and survived by his 3 children, 4 grandsons and 2 great-grandchildren.
Celebration of Life will be held at the Chemainus Legion July 22, 2012. Cards only please. Arrangements by Sands Victoria.