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Robert Walter Hansen Obituary

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Robert Walter Hansen

Thunder Bay, Ontario

December 18, 2022

Robert Walter Hansen Obituary

It is with sadness that the family announce the passing of Robert Walter Hansen on Sunday, December 18, 2022.

Robert was born November 3, 1943 to Eva and Walter Hansen.

Bob was an electrician and retired from Richardson Terminals in 1998.

During his retirement he enjoyed travelling and being a handyman for the family. In the summer he loved going to camp and enjoying a beer on the deck. He also supported his grandchildren in their many activities. He was an active member of the Lakehead Amateur Radio Club and the Northwestern Ontario Senior Radio Club VE3SAO at the 55 Plus Centre. He enjoyed talking to people around the world. His call sign was VE3 RVA. Bob also volunteered at many local events.

He is survived by his wife Gail (nee Patola), daughter and son-in-law Trisha and Bob Chaykowski, proud papa to Abigail Vanderwater, Jacob and Ella Chaykowski, brother and sister-in-law Derrik Patola and Sarah Brown, niece Jen Patola and family.

Predeceased by mother Eva, father Walter, mother and father-in-law Helen and William Patola, nephew and godson Kyle Patola and many other relatives and good friends.

Cremation has taken place and there will be no service at this time. Interment will be held at a later date.

To share a memory or send a condolence gift, please visit the Official Obituary of Robert Walter Hansen hosted by Northwest Funeral Alternative Inc..

It is with sadness that the family announce the passing of Robert Walter Hansen on Sunday, December 18, 2022.

Robert was born November 3, 1943 to Eva and Walter Hansen.

Bob was an electrician and retired from Richardson Terminals in 1998.

During his retirement he enjoyed travelling and being a handyman for the family. In the summer he loved going to camp and enjoying a beer on the deck. He also supported his grandchildren in their many activities. He was an active member of the Lakehead Amateur Radio Club and the Northwestern Ontario Senior Radio Club VE3SAO at the 55 Plus Centre. He enjoyed talking to people around the world. His call sign was VE3 RVA. Bob also volunteered at many local events.

He is survived by his wife Gail (nee Patola), daughter and son-in-law Trisha and Bob Chaykowski, proud papa to Abigail Vanderwater, Jacob and Ella Chaykowski, brother and sister-in-law Derrik Patola and Sarah Brown, niece Jen Patola and family.

Predeceased by mother Eva, father Walter, mother and father-in-law Helen and William Patola, nephew and godson Kyle Patola and many other relatives and good friends.

Cremation has taken place and there will be no service at this time. Interment will be held at a later date.

To share a memory or send a condolence gift, please visit the Official Obituary of Robert Walter Hansen hosted by Northwest Funeral Alternative Inc..

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