FORTIN, Robert

Posted: May 30th, 2017


ROBERT “BOB” CHARLES FORTIN, beloved partner of Tabetha Renning.

Our Bob, the love of our lives left us at 5:35 a.m. on May 26, 2017 after a courageous battle against cancer at the age of 48, he passed away surrounded by his family.

Bob was born in Pointe Claire, Quebec on Oct. 17, 1968. He filled our lives with love & laughter and was known for his generous nature.

Bob’s family moved to Lethbridge in 1977 where he finished his school and went onto the auto body field. Later painting houses, he then moved to Vancouver, BC for 10 years. He came back to be closer to his family and started dating Tabetha.

Bob moved to Shaughnessy in 2007 and started working at Bridge Vault & Precast where he continued to work till he was no longer able.

Besides his loving partner Tabetha, Bob leaves to mourn his stepson Markus Renning, in-laws Shirley & Daryl Renning, their sons Todd and Troy.

Bob’s mother Joan Todd & step dad Ed Todd, older brother Michael “Mike” Fortin (Lynnette), younger sister Darlene “Bea” Dubois and her partner Andrew Delanghe, his much loved niece and nephew Elicia Fortin & Beau Fortin and his best little buddy/great nephew Kaidyn Fortin.

He will also be sadly missed by the entire Palmer family, Delanghe family and all who knew him.

He was predeceased by his step-dad for 17 years, Roger Dubois, his biological dad Yvon Fortin, maternal grandparents Bob & Agnes Stewart and paternal grandparents Charles & Marie Fortin.

Relatives and friends are invited to pay their respects at CORNERSTONE FUNERAL HOME – 2800 Mayor Magrath Drive South, Lethbridge, AB on Thursday, June 1, 2017 from 6:30 P.M. to 8:00 P.M.

A Celebration of Bob’s Life will be held at the PIONEER PARK, EXHIBITION GROUNDS – 3401 Parkside Drive South, Lethbridge, AB on Friday, June 2, 2017 starting at 1:00 P.M.

Bob had a love for motorsports and restoring muscle cars, let’s give Bob a show and bring your Rods & Bikes.

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2 Condolences for “FORTIN, Robert”

  1. Ruff says:

    Sorry Bub… I recognize that smile… I’m in tears

  2. Frank says:

    So sorry for the hole family. You’ll be missed Bobby Boots

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