Robert J Hibbitts
Obituary for Robert J Hibbitts
With heavy hearts we share that our father, Robert (Bob)Joseph Hibbitts passed away peacefully and surrounded by family, April 8, 2019.
Born in Halifax, he was the son of the late Thomas and Mary Hibbitts, having lived most of his life in Fall River, he married his childhood sweetheart Maxine (Lively) and raised 4 daughters (and many of their friends). He was a volunteer superhero with LWF Fire Station for 26 years, most of them as Deputy Fire Chief. After 30 years, he retired from CN Rail, he moved on to drive access buses for Satelite Taxi and Need-A-Lift, a job he loved, with people he adored.
He is survived by daughters Brenda, Halifax, Bobbi (Barry), Lantz, Stephanie (Craig) Fall River, Sister Jo-Ann (Dexter) Oldham.
Grandson Michael, Halifax, grandaughter, Lauren (Adam) great granddaughters Phoenix and Iris, Dartmouth. Nieces, Nephews, Cousins, Aunts and Uncles across mainland Nova Scotia, Cape Breton, Ontario and Newfoundland.
He was predeceased by his wife Maxine, daughter Natalie, nephew Joey.
Cremation has taken place under the care and direction of Donald K. Walker Funeral Directors Ltd.
A service will be will held Saturday April 20th 2:00pm at St. Thomas Church 3534 Hwy 2 Fletchers Lake, Nova Scotia.
A special thank you to the staff of the Cobequid
Multi-Service Centre and QE Infirmary. Donations can be made to any Tim Hortons Camp.
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