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Robert Hugh Fowler


Robert Hugh Fowler

It is with great sadness we announce the peaceful passing of Robert Hugh Fowler at the Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre on Tuesday, December 4, 2018.

Born in Joggins, NS, he was the son of the late James and Hilda (Burns) Fowler.

Known for his smart wit and love for his family. He enjoyed the outdoors and time spent at the beach and his home in Lorneville NS.

He will be dearly missed by his wife Joyce Fowler of Lorneville, NS, his daughters Sherry Fowler (Glen), Fenwick, NS and Karen Fowler (Rick), Fenwick, NS; grandchildren Blake Fowler, Julie McEachern (Mike), Clint Fowler (Julie), and Robbie MacAloney (Haylee), as well as numerous great grandchildren; brothers Larry (Joan), Tweed, ON, and Jimmy (Joan), Amherst, NS; sister in law Judy Fowler, Ottawa, ON, his nieces and nephews; Brett Fowler, Innisfil ON; Coleen Shervill (Jay) Oshawa ON; and Michelle Kinney (Randy), Ottawa ON. 

He was predeceased by his brother John Fowler.

Arrangements are under the care and direction of Furlong-Jones Funeral Home, 70 Church St., Amherst, NS(902-667-8777). As per his wishes there will be no visitation or funeral at this time.  Robert will be laid to rest in the Lorneville Cemetery in the spring along with a celebration of life. 

Family and friends are welcome to attend the home of his granddaughter Julie on Sunday December 9th, 2018 between 1-3 at 7 Herbert St in Amherst NS where loved ones will be gathered.

Should friends desire, memorial contributions may be made to the charity of your choice.

Sharing of memories and condolences may be sent to the family by visiting Robert’s online memorial at or through the Furlong~Jones Funeral Home Facebook Page.

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Burial Date
Spring 2019
Burial Location
Lorneville Cemetery

Requested Charity
Charity of Choice