It is with deep sadness we announce the sudden passing of Robert Thomas Stevens on Saturday, September 5, 2020 at home in Marion Bridge.
Born December 5, 1957 in Sydney, Robert was the son of the late Patrick and Theresa (Stanovie) Stevens.
In earlier years, Robert worked with North American, and Premiere Van lines as a mover. Robert enjoyed the outdoors. In his younger years, he loved to fish, and in his later years, enjoying riding his bike around Sydney.
Robert is survived by his daughter, Jennifer (Greg) MacDonald; sisters, Diane (Ken) Saunders and Marilyn (Cliff); brothers, Kevin and Martin, all of Sydney; as well as several nieces and nephews.
Besides his parents, Robert was predeceased by his brother, Patrick Stevens Jr., nephew, Kevin and niece, Melissa.
Cremation has taken place. Memorial service to celebrate the life of Robert Stevens will be held at Pier Community Funeral Home, 1092 Victoria Rd. (entrance on Church St.), Whitney Pier on Wednesday, September 23, 2020 at 11 a.m. with Kevin Head officiating. Interment will take place in Resurrection Cemetery, Sydney Forks.
Donations in memory of Robert can be made to a charity of one’s choice.
Funeral arrangements are entrusted to the care and direction of Pier Community Funeral Home.
To Jennifer & the Stevens Family , I’m so sorry to hear of your loss , my thoughts & prayers are with you all, Robert was a wonderful man . R.I.P.
From: Lena Walker
MY DEEPEST SYMPATHY TO THE FAMILY, I DIDNT KNOW HIM VERY WELL, I LIVED NEXT DOOR TO HIM AND I WOULD SIT OUT SIDE BY THE TREE WITH HIM
From: ANGELA HARDY
So sorry to hear about the sudden passing of Robert. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this most difficult time
From: Steve and Leanna Hartigan
Very sorry to hear of Roberts passing….I worked with him at atlas van lines 20 years ago…condolences to all the family
From: Jason mac kay
My deepest condolence to you JENNIFER and prayers for your Dad Robert , I grew up on the same street when your dad was young and our family’s were all connected RIP Robert as you join your mom and dad and Brother Paddy JR
Diane, Kevin, Marilyn, Martin and Families,
I am shocked and saddened to be reading Robert’s obituary. My deepest condolences, thoughts and prayers are with you all. He is now with the angels of the family. xo
condolences to Diane Ken & family sorry for your loss
Jennifer. I’m so sorry to hear of your loss , my thoughts & prayers are with you and your family. Love ya, Sharon Taylor
So very sorry to Robert’s family. Especially Jennifer, I’m very sorry for your loss. I love you ❤️
My condolences to Robert’s family. Robert phoned my mother every Sunday and she so looked forward to his call. He also helped around the house while I was in Nova Scotia and I appreciated that.