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Bob Middelkamp, a resident of Ripley, passed away at the age of 77 on July 14, 2023, at University Hospital in London. He is survived by his beloved wife Ria and their three sons: Troy and Angie, Sean and Sara, and Ian and Dolores. Bob also leaves behind four grandchildren: Noah, Anna, Blake, and Dylan. Additionally, he is survived by his four sisters: Renske and Ed, Wini, Kini and John, and Marian and Greg; as well as his two brothers: Jake and Margo, and Henry and Mary. Bob’s brother-in-laws include Allan and Eleanor, and Marjory and Harlene. Preceding him in death were his parents, Henry and Alice, his sister Gay, brothers Albert and John, and brothers-in-law John and Norm.

Besides being devoted to his extensive family, Bob will be fondly remembered for his deep passion for nature, especially his love for trees, flowers, and all forms of growth. He actively participated in his community by being a member of both the Pine River United Church Choir and the Community Singers for countless years.

The family wishes to express their heartfelt gratitude to the healthcare professionals, friends, and community members who provided unwavering support to Bob and Ria during this challenging time.

A Funeral Service in honor of Bob Middelkamp’s life will be held on Friday, July 21, 2023, at 1:30 p.m., at St. Andrew’s United Church located at 1 James Street in Ripley. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Pine River United Church, the Kincardine and Community Health Care Foundation – MRI Fund, or a charity of choice would be greatly appreciated.

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