On January 15, 2019, Dr. Robert “Bob” Maclean Glasgow of Spruce Grove, Alberta passed away at the age of 81 years. Bob is survived by his wife of 54 years, Lucille; children Monique, Rob (Anne), Diane (Rob) ,and Don (Jenni); grandchildren Emilie, Sophie and Robbie, Rebecca and Kathleen, Avery and Lowyn; sister Marion (Tom) and brother Bill (Anne). Bob was born in Edmonton on August 22, 1937 and was raised in the Crowsnest Pass. He obtained his Bachelor of Science at the University of British Columbia. He later went on to enter medical school at the University of Alberta where he met Lucille. After graduating with his MD in 1964, Bob married Lucille, welcomed the first of his four children, and spent some time practicing in Radway. Bob then returned to the University of Alberta where he became a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons in the Specialty of Orthopaedic Surgery on November 23, 1970. He practiced in Edmonton and Yellowknife for the following 47 years until he retired in January 2017. Throughout his life Bob loved the outdoors and enjoyed many hunting, fishing, and scuba diving trips with his sons, brother and other friends. He enjoyed golfing and travelling with Lucille. He was active in coaching and/or watching his children and grandchildren in their activities from hockey and soccer to cycling to equestrian to Ukrainian dancing. A small ceremony for close family and friends will be held at Serenity Funeral Services, 600 Calahoo Road, Spruce Grove, at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, January 25th followed by an Open House Celebration of Life at The Links Golf Course in Spruce Grove from 2:30-5:00 p.m. for all those that would like to come share a memory or a laugh as Dad would have wanted. In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to the Cross Cancer Institute.
Celebration of Life (Close Family and Friends)
Serenity Funeral Service - Spruce Grove
600 Calahoo Road Spruce Grove AB
Celebration of Life (Open House)
The Links at Spruce Grove Golf Course
100 Links Road, Spruce Grove, AB T7X 3B4