Robert Clarke

Robert Bruce Clarke

Friday, January 21st, 1944 - Thursday, January 3rd, 2019
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Clarke, Robert “Bruce”
January 21, 1944-January 3, 2019
Peacefully, surrounded by loved ones at the Sault Area Hospital, just short of his 75th birthday. Survived by his beloved wife Nancy (nee Dowdall), son Rob and wife Tamara and daughter Wendy and husband Kerry Williamson. Also survived by his grandchildren Erica, Taylor, Tom, Abbie and Cody and his 2 great grandsons Austin and Greyson. Predeceased by his parents Hazel and Girvin Clarke, his brother Stephen and his parents in law Jean and George Dowdall. He was the brother of Paul Clarke (Ruby) and Tim Clarke (Sigrid) and brother in law of Bill (Liz), Kevin, Bob (Bonnie), David, Paul (Karen) and Peter (Christine). Also survived by many nieces and nephews.
Bruce loved golf and tinkering in the garage, especially wood working. He volunteered at the Huron Pines Golf Course and at the Boom Camp Trails.
The family wishes to thank Doctors Landry, DiFabio and Ghosh as well as the many nurses and staff of ICU at the Sault Area Hospital.
Family and friends are invited to visit and celebrate Bruce’s life on Friday, January 11, 2019 from 2:00pm until 4:00pm and from 7:00pm until 9:00pm at the Menard Funeral Home, located at 72 Lakeside Avenue, Blind River, 705-356-7151. Cremation has taken place. Arrangements entrusted to Menard Funeral Home
Memorial contributions to the North Shore Health Network Foundation or the Sault Area Hospital ICU would be greatly appreciated by the family.
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  • Visitation

    Friday, January 11th, 2019 | 2:00pm - 4:00pm
    Friday, January 11th, 2019 2:00pm - 4:00pm
    Menard Funeral Home
    Address Not Available
  • Second Visitation

    Friday, January 11th, 2019 | 7:00pm - 9:00pm
    Friday, January 11th, 2019 7:00pm - 9:00pm
    Menard Funeral Home
    Address Not Available
  • Service

    Friday, January 11th, 2019 |
    Friday, January 11th, 2019
    No service


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Candice Green

Posted at 06:48pm
We are sorry for your loss. You are in our thoughts and prayers.
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Linda Dubroy

Posted at 10:29pm
We are so sorry for your loss. Our condolences to all of your family.
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Jon Groteluschen

Posted at 03:51pm
Nancy, We are so sorry for you loss. Jon & Marelle Groteluschen

Bruno and Lillian Hildebrandt

Posted at 11:57pm
Thinking of you, Nancy, Rob and Wendy.
Our sincere condolences to you and your families.
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Trent & Melanie Howard & family

Posted at 02:48pm
Deep condolences to Nancy and family. So sad to hear about Bruce passing. Our thoughts are with you during this difficult time.
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