Robert Clement – Bob Anderson

Robert Clement - Bob Anderson

ROBERT CLEMENT ANDERSON – BOB

After a valiant battle with

multiple myeloma, Bob passed

to his heavenly home on Friday morning, August 03, 2012.

Bob was born in Kelowna on

November 23rd, 1942, to

George and Alice (Clement)

Anderson. Bob graduated from Kelowna High School in 1960 and attended The Baptist

Leadership Training School in

Calgary in 1961 – 1962.

Then Bob continued his

post-secondary education by

obtaining degres and training

at the following schools: a BA at UBC, Vancouver, in 1965; the professional year of teacher training at UBC in 1967; a MA at UBC in 1970; and Ed.D. at Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah, in 1986; and a registered psychologist in the province of British Columbia in 1988.

During his years of teaching and counselling, Bob worked at the following places: Connaught Junior Secondary, Prince George, 1970 – 1971; J.L. Jackson, Salmon Arm, 1971 to January, 1979; Eagle River Secondary, Sicamous,

February, 1979 to 1982; Central Okanagan School District, Kelowna – district school psychologist – 1982 to June, 2001. Although Bob retired from counselling in the education

system in June, 2001, he continued as a counsellor in his private practice until 2006.

Bob was a member of the Kelowna First Baptist Church for 51 years. Bob believed that whatever happened was an

expression of God’s love and in His will.

Bob is survived by his wife Linda (Wedel), his children:

Renae (Jeff) Bendixsen; Daniel (Aimee), and David (fiancee Jessica); and his grandchildren: Kylie, Stephen and Jordan. Bob was predeceased by his parents George

and Alice Anderson.

A memorial service will be held for Bob at 2pm on Saturday, September 01, 2012, at the Kelowna First Baptist Church, 1309 Bernard Ave. In lieu of flowers and cards, please

donate to the Kelowna Gospel Mission, 251 Leon Ave.


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