BOB (ROBERT) HAUG
May 21, 1950 - Oct 22, 2022
It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Bob (Robert) Haug. Bob quietly passed away at home Saturday October 22, 2022.
Survived by his wife Linda, sister Rhoda (John) children Sandra Watson (Larry) Chris Conlin (Lisa) David Conlin (Sherri) Diana Bertrand (Brian) grandchildren Amber (Tim), Sarah, Dana, Kristina (Jake) , Abby and Marley. Great grandchildren Sophie, Olivia, Lukas and Leia and sister-in-law’s Pat McCorriston and Linda Sparrow.
Predeceased by his mother Pauline Telewiak, beloved granddaughter Carly Watson, in-laws Bus and Nora Sparrow, brother-in-laws Dave McCorriston and Norm Sparrow.
Bob was born in Toronto May 21 1950 and raised in Beausejour until he moved to Winnipeg. Bob met Linda 39 years ago and they married 4 years later.
Bob loved to Travel - Brazil, Kansas City, San Francisco, Hawaii 4x, 3 Caribbean cruises, Jamaica, Puerto Vallarta at Norm and Linda’s condo many times, Kansas City, Florida and the Yukon to visit John and Rhoda.
Bob Worked in the automotive car parts business his entire life where he met his lifelong friend Lorne (Larry Romas) he retired 10 years ago allowing him the opportunity to do what he loved most reading, playing his massive record collection, tapes and cds and watching his many movies on his 75 inch TV. Bob purchased a smoker after travels to Kansas City and every summer in went the ribs, chicken or pulled pork while enjoying the lake behind the house along with the traditional rum and coke.
Bob recently discovered his missing half siblings (8 in total) the Beaumont Family through Ancestry and made a road trip to Hamilton in 2021 to meet Lorraine Harrison, Norm, Paul and Ron who welcomed him with open arms offering him closure.
Bob and Linda sold their home in June of 2021 and moved to an apartment, sadly Bob was diagnosed with Glioblastoma in April 2022. He powered through until struck by Covid this summer.
We would like to thank everyone at Cancer Care, Grace Hospital, Victoria Hospital and especially the Palliative Care staff who made it possible for Bob to come home. Special thanks to caregivers Jacques, Joker, Moses and James we couldn’t have done it without you and of course the very compassionate nurses who visited Bob.
A celebration of life will be held on November 26 2022 from 1:00 - 3:00 pm at Sir John Franklin Community Centre 1 Sir John Franklin Rd. Winnipeg.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Brain Tumour Foundation of Canada
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