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Obituary for Robert Lloyd Axten

AXTEN – Robert Lloyd (Bob)

On Friday, December 16, 2022, Bob Axten peacefully passed away at Age Care McKenzie, Calgary. He was 84 years old.

Bob is survived by his wife of 64 years, Sheila Axten; children, Craig (Theresa) Axten, Bill Axten, Kathy (Jim) Swain; Todd (Cindy) Axten; grandchildren, Aleesa (Phil) Vanderwell, Ryan Axten, Robert Axten, Christopher (Syd) Axten, Amanda (Austin) Weersink, Dustin (Cyra) Swain, Danielle (Bobby) Lolli, Alexandra Axten; great grandchildren, Draya Vanderwell and Luca Vanderwell; brother, Bill Axten, and sister-in-law, Louise Axten.

He had a personality that would make anyone and everyone feel welcome and special. Bob always enjoyed sharing a beverage and conversation with family, friends and strangers. In celebration of his life, please raise a glass. His heart held a huge love for animals, so in lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to an animal shelter of your choice.

A private family service fulfilling Bobs wishes will be conducted at a later date. To view and share photos, condolences and memories of Bob, please visit