Robert Harley Williams
Remember
Robert Harley Williams
  • August 21, 1931 - September 10, 2017
  • Brighton, Michigan

Share This Obituary


Bob passed peacefully away at age 86 with his loving family by his side on Sept. 10, 2017. Born Aug. 21, 1931 in Hamilton, Ontario.
Bob had a passion for rowing and competed as a sculler for Team Canada in the 1952 Olympic Games. He devoted his career to sales in the automotive industry with C/R Industries. Was a lover of all things outdoors and could be found by the water, golf course, or on the ski slopes. Always smiling and a constant light to all those around him.
Survived by loving wife Louise. Oct. 5th would have marked their 60th anniversary. Daughter Lisa (Fred) Erdmann, granddaughter Lindsay (Trevor) Smith, grandson Ryan Erdmann. Dear family friends Chris & Diane Kjolhede, their children Christina, Matthew and Julianne, along with extended family residing in Canada. Preceded in death by sons David & Shawn, parents Jack & Helen.
Memorial Service Saturday, Sept. 23, 11am (visitation beginning at 10am) at Covell Funeral Home in Elk Rapids, Michigan,
If desired, donations can be made in Bob's memory to Angela Hospice 14100 Newburgh Rd. Livonia, MI 48154. www.angelahospice.org