ROBERT PETER (BOB) MARTINI

MARTINI – Robert Peter Martini (Bob) from Christina Lake, B.C. (formerly of Trail, B.C.) will be sadly missed by his loving wife Diane; children Laurie and Daryl his grandchildren; Darren (Bethany), Ryan (Laura), Nicole (Ben) and his sister Lorrie (Russ) brother-in-laws; Lino, Ray and Erv and sister-in-law Barb along with many nieces, nephews and a multitude of friends after passing away in the early morning on June 15, 2015. Bob retired after a 37 year career at B.C. Tel. He was a director of minor hockey in Trail and coached for many years. He was a member of the Cristoforo Colombo Lodge; the church choir and both the Trail and Grand Forks Curling Clubs. One of his favourite hobbies was to make wine that he enjoyed sharing while entertaining and barbecuing. He loved gardening and being at the Lake. Bob had a kind spirit with a willingness to help everyone and was loved by all. A Celebration of Life will be held at the Christina Lake Hall, 90 Park Road on Friday June 19 at 11:00 a.m.; with a lunch and gathering to follow. In lieu of flowers we would be grateful for a donation to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or Canadian Diabetes Association. Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.firstmemorialfuneralkelowna.com. Arrangements entrusted to First Memorial Funeral Services, Kelowna, B.C. ph: 250-762-2299.