In Memory Of


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Robert Jack Cole

Jan 29, 1947 - Apr 14, 2022


At Bob’s request, there will be no service.


Robert Jack Cole, age 75, passed away peacefully at the Red Deer Regional Hospital.

Robert, “Bob” was born in Red Deer, Alberta, and grew up in Sylvan Lake, Alberta.

He was predeceased by his parents, Jack and Bernice Cole.

Bob leaves to mourn his passing, his wife Judy, of 51 years; one son Cory, two grandsons Cody (Chantal), Kestyn (Stacee) and one great granddaughter, Ellie. He also leaves to mourn, his brother Barry (Laura).

Bob attended SAIT and worked in the grocery business in Calgary, Alberta. He then went into the Bobcat business, selling equipment and eventually transferred back to Red Deer in 1978.
After retirement, they enjoyed many wonderful winters in Yuma, Arizona. They also spent many hours golfing together in Arizona or in Sylvan Lake.

Donations may be made, in Robert’s name, to the charity of your choice, if you so desire, or to the Red Deer Regional Health Foundation, 3942-50A ave. Red Deer, Alberta, T4N 4E7

“Death leaves a heartache no one can heal. Love leaves a memory no one can steal.”

Cremation entrusted to Rocky Mountain Crematorium, Rocky Mountain House, Alberta.

Rocky and Sylvan Lake Funeral Homes, Your Golden Rule Funeral Homes, entrusted with the arrangements. 403-887-2151


Ann and Brian Nielsen :

Our condolences to you Judy, Cory, Barry and all the family.

Marion and Len Thompson:

So very sorry to read of Bob’s passing in today’s paper. Our heartfelt condolences to Judy and family on behalf of the Munson's.

Lee Hunter:

So sad to hear of Bob's passing. Bob and I roomed together when we attended SAIT. Great memories and laughs. My very best wishes to all the family.

Denise Guillemaud:

With heartfelt sympathy , especially to Judy and Cory. Condolences to all the family. May you find Peace in the days ahead to ease the pain of Bobs passing.
With love and in prayer on behalf of myself and dad. ( Leo)

peter and betty hackman:

sad to hear of your passing.shared a few drinks.still remember when you made lemon chicken on bettys stove. chicken was good but it took betty a week to clean the stove.had some good times camping and playing cards.

Tom & Elaine Barker:

Thinking of you Judy, Cory and family.

Harold and Carol Rands:

So sorry to hear of Bob’s passing. We have many wonderful memories of times together in Woodland Cres. Judy, you and your family are in our thoughts and prayers. Hugs

Peter and Betty Hackman:

We were very sad to hear this news Judy. Our heartfelt Sympathy to you and Cory and all your family.

Greg Ritz:

My condolences to you and the family.

Penny Schill:

Saddened to hear of Bob’s passing, my heart goes out to you & your family Judy.

Kirk Leckie/Corinne Graham:

We are very saddened to hear of Bob's passing. Our thoughts are with you Judy and family. He will truly be missed by all.

Alanna Dextrase:

My condolences to you and your family.

Joyce Thrush:

So sorry to hear this Judy and family. My condolences.

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