Robert "Bob" Burnett Hood in his 85 th year passed away peacefully at Spruce Lodge Stratford, Friday May 17, 2013.Born in Glasgow Scotland son of James and Anne Hood the youngest of five children. Beloved husband and best friend of 64 years to Martha "Mattie" (Todd) Hood.
Bob is survived by his loving daughters Carol (Neil) Cheney, Roberta (Lloyd) Vandenberg, Jo-Anne (John) Hood Tidman all of Stratford. Granda Hood will be missed by his grandchildren Erin Cheney (Gustavo), Geoffrey (Rebecca) Cheney, Leanne Vandenberg, Laura Vandenberg, Sean Hood Tidman, Abbey Hood Tidman, Jason (Rebecca) Vandenberg, Mathew (Shannon) Vandenberg. Proud Great Granda to Luciana and Hendrick.
Predeceased by a grandson Kenneth also sisters Betty, Etta, Juliet, and a Brother Andrew. Uncle Bunny to many special nieces and nephews. Robert had a distinguished career with the Stratford Police Department retiring after 28 years as an inspector. Robert was a former member of the ANAF, Legion and the Kiwanis Club. Bob and Mattie enjoyed many trips overseas and also loved the summers spent at the Lake.
Family and Friends are invited to the visitation at the W.G. Young Funeral Home 430 Huron Street, Stratford Wednesday May 22, from 7p.m.to 9p.m. and on Thursday May 23, from 1p.m. until the time of the Memorial Service at 2p.m. As expressions of sympathy donations can be made to the charity of one's choice through the funeral home. 519-271-7411.www.wgyoungfuneralhome.com