Robinson, Thomas George. Thomas George Robinson passed away on August 19, 2014 at Chilliwack, BC at age 79 years. He was born April 18, 1935 in Smithers, BC. Tom is survived by his wife of 60 years, Roberta; daughter, Wendy (Dave) son, Doug (Karin) ; 6 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren. He was predeceased by his son Bill, parents, Sid and Kitty, sister Betty-Lu.
Tom was born in Smithers, BC, where he met his wife Roberta. They lived in Smithers for 30 years, moving to Port Edward in 1965, Surrey, in 1967 and Chilliwack in 1997. Tom worked for BC Hydro for 35 years, retiring in 1995. He served as a volunteer fireman for 35 years, in Smithers, Port Edward and Surrey. He was involved in many sporting activities- curling, baseball, golf, hockey and bowling. He spent the last 6 years in long term care, at the Bradley Centre and Heritage Village, suffering from Alzheimers’ Disease.
A memorial service will be held on Tuesday August 26, at 2:00 pm at the Clover Creek Clubhouse, 7600 Chilliwack River Road, Chilliwack, BC.