Oct 14, 1936 – Feb 12, 2018
Robert (Bob) Harry Christy, 81, of Golden, BC, finished his journey on Earth on February 12th 2018 and went to be with his Lord. He was pain free and at peace surrounded by family.
Bob was born in Smithers, BC on October 14, 1936 to William and Thelma Christy and Raised on the farm in Terrace. Hunting, fishing and trapping were the main activities for Bob and his siblings throughout their lives. Bob spent his working years in many aspects of the forest industry, but his mainstay was as a Heavy Duty Mechanic.
Bob’s family lived in many places while he worked for coastal logging outfits, but finally settled in Golden BC in 1976. Bob worked for Finning until his retirement in 1997, when he got to become a full time traveler and explorer. Bob loved seeing new places, spending 2 years in Australia as a young man, Seeing most of BC throughout his life, and several trips to Europe in his later years. Bob devoted much of his retirement to family and his faith.
Bob leaves behind his brother Henry (Maureen) of Kelowna, his sons Mark (Crystal) of Golden, Paul (Beth) and two wonderful grand kids of Invermere, and William of where ever he hangs his hat.
He was predeceased by his parents, his Sister Beth Delorme, and his brothers John, Lorne, Jim, and Bill. Bob also leaves behind numerous friends and acquaintances throughout his travels.
Bob wished to be cremated and that no service be held.
Online condolences may be forwarded to the family through Bob’s obituary at www.hindmanbowersfuneralhome.com
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