MEDDICK, Robert “Bob” Charles - On Wednesday, March 25th, 2020, in Beaverton ON. 

Son of Walter and Beatrice (Reynolds) and brother to Jack (Kay), George (Dorothy), Bill (Patricia).

Born in Toronto on August 19, 1916 and lived in North Toronto, attending Bedford Park Public School and Northern Vocational High School, the first year it opened, in 1930.

The apple of his eye was Lillian Wheeler whom he married on June 18, 1938 and celebrated 76 wonderful years together. 

Robert, served with the Canadian Armed Forces during the Second World War as a radar technician. 

Their only child, son Alan (Mary) of Markham was born in 1946. Grandfather to Tammy Johnston (Paul) Mount Albert, Brandon (Lori) Newcastle, Kerrie Byer (Steve) Port Perry and Christopher Lane (Nicole) Lindsay. Great Grandfather to Charley Johnston (Justis), Sloane Meddick, Braedon and Tana Byer.  

Robert’s family wishes to take this opportunity to express our heartfelt gratitude and thanks to the wonderful staff at Lakeview Manor in Beaverton for treating him as one of their own family during his and Lillian’s time there.


As per Robert’s wishes he has been cremated and a private family celebration of life will be held after the world recovers from Covid-19.

If so desired, memorial donations to the CHARITY  of your choice would be greatly appreciated by the family.

Sleep on now and take your well deserved rest - Rest in Peace Dad.

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