Fournie, Robert

December 14, 1940 ~ February 6, 2020

FOURNIE, Robert George – Passed away at C.E.E. Bluewater Health, Petrolia on Thursday, February 06, 2020 at the age of 79. Beloved husband of Audrey Fournie (nee Vansickile). Loving father of Lisa (Dave) Randall, the late Greg (2017) (Rebecca) Fournie, Jeff (Bobbi) Fournie. Cherished grandfather Alanna, Nicholas, Kassidy and Robert. Survived by his niece Cheryl. Predeceased by his parents Orlo and Helen (nee Rumbold) Fournie and sister Anna Slater. Robert retired from the Operators Union Local 793 and in his retirement he was an avid camper, enjoyed spending time with family, tinkering on projects, taking care of his wife and their home.

Cremation has taken place and a private family graveside will be held at Bear Creek Cemetery.

Sympathy may be expressed through donations to Heart and Stoke Foundation or Kidney Foundation.

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  1. Bruce has many fond memories of coffee shop chats with his old Plum Creek neighbor. Sending heartfelt wishes for strength and peace at this time.

  2. On Behalf of the Dawn Township Historical Society, we wish to extend our deepest sympathy to the Fournie family on the passing of Robert. May God give you His Peace & Understanding

  3. Audrey and family So sorry to hear of Bobs passing.So glad I had that visit not so long ago and the visits long ago. Thinking of you with love Lois Clubb and family

  4. Dear Audrey And Family I am so sorry to read of Bob’s passing. It was always nice to have a visit with both of you.
    It helps to remember all the good times you had as you deal with this sad time. Marie Sheppard

  5. Audrey and Family our thoughts and prayers are with each of you at this time
    Charlie and Debbie Krohn

  6. Audrey and Family, we are so sorry to hear of Bobs passing.. such a fine Man who will be missed tremendously…Cherish your memories at this most Difficult time. Our thoughts and prayers are with you….
    Stu & Sharon McGregor & Family

  7. Dear Audrey, Jeff, Lisa and your families …
    may you all find comfort and peace through
    the love of family and friends during this
    difficult time. Cousin Bob will be sorely
    missed 💔

  8. Our deepest sympathy to Audrey and your family on Bob’s passing. May many memories of happy times together help ease the deep grief you are feeling now.

  9. So sorry to hear of your dad’s passing. Lots of hugs and prayers sent your way. Tom and Lynda and your buddy Trent

  10. Dear Audrey and family. We are so sorry to hear of your loss. We have so many great memories of Bob when you were our neighbours. We have missed you on Bickford. Cherish the memories.

  11. I’m so very sorry for your loss. I didn’t know him but I know the beautiful and kind hearted woman he raised (Lisa) and I’m sure she is a reflection of what a good man he was. May you all find comfort and peace together at this tough time. God bless.

  12. Audrey and Family. Ron and I are sorry for your loss. May good times and memories help you at this sad time. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all…..sincerely Ron and Jackie.