Robert Bewsher

Obituary of Robert Bewsher


Bewsher, Robert "Bob"

September 9, 1934 - January 2, 2021


A happy, loving, generous soul has suddenly passed on at the age of 86 years at the Erie Shores Health Care in Leamington. Loved husband of Babe (Alice) nee Breault for 56 years. Son of the late Robert (1934) and MaryAnn (1964) Bewsher. Father of Mary (Dan) Reeb, Juli (Jake) Jubenville, Deb (John) Marshall, Jay (A.M.) Bewsher, Chris (Sandra) Bewsher. Grandfather to 16 grandchildren; Tanya (Forrest), Jarred, Justin, Lea, Ashley, Devon, Krista, Nathan, Zach, Blake, Logan (2012), Hunter, Sarah, Avery, Taylor and Kase. Brother of Irene Ouellette (2019) and Marian Kelly (2004). Bob lived for visits from his children and grandchildren. He loved his garden, Toronto Maple Leafs and Detroit Tigers. A proud member of Branch 201 Essex Legion and the 10 person card tournaments. He is retired from Dominion Forge and Chrysler. Family and friends will be received at the Reid Funeral Home, 87 Maidstone Ave. E. Essex on Wednesday January 6, 2021 from 3:30 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. Due to COVID restrictions, visitation is limited to a specific number of visitors. Only those with an appointment will be allowed in. Please book an appointment at All visitors must remain in their cars in our parking lot until their designated time and one of our staff members comes to invite you into our facility. Everyone must wear a mask. A private family service will be held at St. John The Evangelist Cemetery, Woodslee where he will be laid to rest. A celebration of life for Bob will be held when life gets back to normal. To honour Bob and his love of gardening and food, please donate to your local foodbank for vegetables.Friends may send condolences or make a memorial donation at


Afternoon Visitation

3:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Wednesday, January 6, 2021
Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre
87 Maidstone Ave. E.
Essex, Ontario, Canada