Robert Banister, retired O.P.P., passed away peacefully at Lakeland Long Term Care, on Friday, February 10th, 2017. Age 88 years.

Beloved husband of the late Vera. Dear father of Clive and his wife Susana Banister; Stella and her husband Ted McEwen; Robert and his wife Dawn Banister; and the late Ivan. Loving grandfather of Robin; Phil, Jennifer, and Nick; Deanna and Andrea; and Cole and Jessi. Great grandfather of Georgia, Cameron and Lilith.

As was Robert’s wish, cremation has taken place. A private family service will be held at a later date.

The family would like to express their sincere gratitude to the staff at Lakeland Long Term Care for their excellent care of Robert.

As expressions of sympathy, donations to Lakeland Long Term Care would be appreciated.