SENECHAL, Robert (Bob) –
Always there, hard working and loving, Robert lived a rich and meaningful life. He gave of himself, his time and his resources for the hurting, and dedicated his life to the service of others.
Robert deeply loved Gale, his beautiful wife of 43 years, and his family; Trina (Ben Klinck), Jason (1980-2003), and Jeff (Jessica Skerritt). A Papa of fun and adventure, he is missed by Oakley, Josslyn, Autumn and Julianna. Bob leaves behind loyal friends that he loved as family, his brothers Richard Senechal and Jack Senechal, their families and the family of his late brother Paul Senechal.
Robert followed Jesus and pastored at many churches in Ontario and Quebec. He is remembered in Guelph as pastor of Parkview Church, president of the Progressive Conservative Party of Guelph, and chaplain of The Elliot Retirement Community. He is also remembered for his friendship, for being a handyman extraordinaire ... and for being awesome at golf.
Bob passed away peacefully November 19, 2018 at age 66, with Gale by his side.
The family will receive friends at the WALL-CUSTANCE FUNERAL HOME & CHAPEL, 206 Norfolk St., Guelph on Thursday, November 22nd from 7:00-9:00 pm. A celebration of life gathering will be held at Parkview Church, 89 Speedvale Ave. East, Guelph on Friday November 23rd, 2018 at 6:30 pm. Reception to follow in the church hall.
In lieu of flowers, donations to the Peter Munk Cardiac Centre to support amyloidosis research at the Toronto General & Western Hospital Foundation would be appreciated by the family, please call 416-603-5300 or visit www.tgwhf.ca/tribute.
|A tree will be planted in memory of Robert (Bob) Senechal in the Wall-Custance Memorial Forest, University of Guelph Arboretum. Dedication service, Sunday, September 15, 2019 at 2:30 pm.|