(1935 – 2007)
Robert (Bob) Allen Erickson, late of Oliver, BC, passed away at home at the age of 71 on April 7, 2007.
Survived by his wife of 51 years, Gail; his son, Dennis (Kathy) and his daughter, Cathy (Guy) Gauvin; his grandchildren, Eric, Krista, Emily, Kaitlyn and Karlie, his mother, Cay; his sisters, Phyllis (Al) Beach, Joyce (Garry) Bott, Pauline (Ray) Stevens; his father-in law, Al Johnson; sister-in law, Carey (Reg) Hudson and many nieces, nephews and cousins.
Bob began his 35-year career with the Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce in New Westminster, B.C. and over the years managed branches throughout B.C. and the Yukon.
After an early retirement Bob joined his wife Gail in their travel business in Chilliwack and spent many years travelling the world.
After retiring to Oliver, the travels continued and he was free to spend time enjoying the outdoors, his many hobbies and his dog, Charlie.
No service will be held but in lieu of flowers, donations may be made to World Neighbours Canada, Box 1771, Oliver, B.C. V0H 1T0.