PRETTIE, Robert Allan
Robert Allan Prettie passed away with family by his side on Sunday, December 18, 2016 at the age of 69. He is survived by his daughter Meghan (Skyler) Desnoyers and son Brendan (Liz Huntington) both of Oyama; grandsons Dade and Thane; sisters Janet (Bill) Stevens, Beatrice (Wilfred) Magura, Geraldine Case; sister-in-law Clara Prettie; brother Ray (Jean) as well as numerous nieces and nephews. Sadly predeceased by sister Rose Sywake and brothers Jim, Lonson and Lawrence.
A bus driver for School District 23, member and chief of station 91 volunteer fire department of Oyama, the Hornets and Oyama Diamonds baseball teams, the Legion, Lake Country Seniors volunteer bus driver, and more. Few men have touched as many lives and given as much to their community as Bob.
A Celebration of Life will be held January 14, 2017 at the Oyama Community Hall. A time of service will be announced closer to the date. Memorial donations may be made to the BC Children’s Hospital Foundation http://www.bcchf.ca/. Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.springfieldfuneralhome.com, 250-860-7077.