Robert William Gillespie Jr. (Papa), partner of Barb Bishop of Fredericton NB, passed away Friday September 28, 2022 at his late residence, at the age of 57.
Born in Upper Blackville NB, he was the son of Robert Gillespie and the late Betty (Urquhart) Gillespie. He was a licensed mechanic and also worked at Vuetex Manufacturing (car parts). He was a member of the Baptist Church.
In his younger years and healthier days Bob always loved to travel. He traveled all out through the west coast, out through Alaska and many other places. He loved all people and the adventure. Now Bob you are free from pain, free from being tied to machines, free from sickness. Bob so spread your wings and enjoy the best adventure ever.
Besides his partner Barb and his father Robert, he was survived by one son Zackary Bishop (Christina) of Fredericton, four sisters, Rosetta Gillespie of Bartholemew, Jennie Gillespie of Blissfield, Valerie Stoner of Missouri and Crystal Gillespie of Blackville.
Beside his mother he was predeceased by one brother Lynnwood and one sister Colleen.
Robert William Gillespie Jr. is resting at Upper Blackville Baptist Church, Howard Road, with visitation on Monday October 3, 2022 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. At his request there will be no funeral service.
Arrangements are in care of Davidson’s Funeral Home (622-7464) or online at www.davidsonsfh.com Your Family Owned – Family Operated Funeral Home.