Top Banner for Robert Kenneth Lainchbury Obituary
Robert Kenneth Lainchbury Obituary

Brought to you by Snodgrass Funeral Homes

Robert Kenneth Lainchbury

High River, Alberta

January 16, 1959 - June 6, 2024

Robert Kenneth Lainchbury Obituary

It is with heavy hearts that the family of Robert Kenneth Lainchbury announce his passing on June 6,

2024 at the High River Hospital after a courageous battler with cancer.


Bob leaves to mourn his beloved wife of 36 years, Sharon (Lemermeyer), his son Connor (Katy Sopotyk),

and daughter Regan, sister Debbie (Rob) Wigmore, brother Raymond (Tracey) Lainchbury, inlaws

Janice (Mark) Berlinguette, Colette McLaughlin, Roxane Lemermeyer, Susan McLellan,

Robert (Shannon) Lemermeyer, Sandra (Ken) Bannard, and numerous nieces, nephews and

cousins.


Bob was predeceased by his parents, Doris and Walter Lainchbury, in-laws, Sophie and Hans

Lemermeyer, and infant son Sean Michael.


Born in Drayton Valley, Bob was raised on the family farm and worked hard alongside his

parents and siblings. He attended post-secondary school at NAIT becoming a geological

engineering technician. Bob spent a long career with Occidental/Nexen/CNOOC Petroleum. He

and Sharon were married in 1988 and lived in High River while creating a beautiful home for

their family. Bob was a humorous storyteller who loved entertaining family and friends with

colourful tales of experiences and adventures. He loved nothing more than spending time

camping in the mountains with his family and many, many friends.


A funeral mass for Bob will be held at St. Frances de Sales Catholic Church on Friday, June 14,

2024, at 1:00 pm. In lieu of flowers donations can be directed to the High River Community

Cancer Center.

To share a memory or send a condolence gift, please visit the Official Obituary of Robert Kenneth Lainchbury hosted by Snodgrass Funeral Homes.

It is with heavy hearts that the family of Robert Kenneth Lainchbury announce his passing on June 6,

2024 at the High River Hospital after a courageous battler with cancer.


Bob leaves to mourn his beloved wife of 36 years, Sharon (Lemermeyer), his son Connor (Katy Sopotyk),

and daughter Regan, sister Debbie (Rob) Wigmore, brother Raymond (Tracey) Lainchbury, inlaws

Janice (Mark) Berlinguette, Colette McLaughlin, Roxane Lemermeyer, Susan McLellan,

Robert (Shannon) Lemermeyer, Sandra (Ken) Bannard, and numerous nieces, nephews and

cousins.


Bob was predeceased by his parents, Doris and Walter Lainchbury, in-laws, Sophie and Hans

Lemermeyer, and infant son Sean Michael.


Born in Drayton Valley, Bob was raised on the family farm and worked hard alongside his

parents and siblings. He attended post-secondary school at NAIT becoming a geological

engineering technician. Bob spent a long career with Occidental/Nexen/CNOOC Petroleum. He

and Sharon were married in 1988 and lived in High River while creating a beautiful home for

their family. Bob was a humorous storyteller who loved entertaining family and friends with

colourful tales of experiences and adventures. He loved nothing more than spending time

camping in the mountains with his family and many, many friends.


A funeral mass for Bob will be held at St. Frances de Sales Catholic Church on Friday, June 14,

2024, at 1:00 pm. In lieu of flowers donations can be directed to the High River Community

Cancer Center.

To share a memory or send a condolence gift, please visit the Official Obituary of Robert Kenneth Lainchbury hosted by Snodgrass Funeral Homes.

Events

Event information can be found on the Official Obituary of Robert Kenneth Lainchbury.