Bob passed away suddenly, after a stroke, at Penticton Regional Hospital on Sunday, May 1, 2016. He is survived by Sylvia-wife, business partner and best friend; their son Robert of Calgary and their daughter Lindsay Ellis of Penticton; two grandchildren, Koston and Milla; and brother Gary of Salt Spring Island. He was predeceased by his parents, Everett and Violet (Buck and Vi) of Penticton.
Bob is well remembered as a popular entertainer throughout the Okanagan (Prime Time, The Bob & Doug Show) and, for 46 years, a welcoming host to thousands of guests at the Park Royal RV Park in Penticton.
Bob’s remains will be cremated, as per his direction. A Celebration of Life will be held at the Penticton Lakeside Resort on Sunday, May 29th at 6:30 pm.
The family wishes to thank the nursing and medical staff of Penticton Regional Hospital for their intensive care. Memorial donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of B.C. Condolences may be shared with the family at