MWO Robert "Bob" Linley, CD (Ret'd)
We regret to advise of the death of Master Warrant Officer Robert "Bob" Linley, CD (Ret'd) in Chilliwack, BC on 8 July 2015.
Bob was a veteran of the Korean War. He served a full career as a Field Engineer including time with 1 Airborne Troop , Calgary. One of the highlights of his career was his appointment as Squadron Sergeant Major of 1 Airborne Field Squadron, Canadian Airborne Regiment 1966-68. From here he was posted to Canadian Forces School of Military Engineering with Mine Warfare and Demolitions Troop and the Chilliwack Explosives Ordnance Centre No. 24. He retired in Chilliwack and opened a locksmith business in Chilliwack. Bob was President of the Chilliwack Chapter of Korean Veterans.
A Celebration of Life will be held at 2pm on Friday, July 17, 2015 at Woodlawn Mt Cheam Funeral Home, 45865 Hocking Avenue, Chilliwack. By request, the funeral service will be a family-only. Memorial donations may be made in Bob Linley's name to the Royal Canadian Legion.