Robert Lewis "Bob" Conway

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    Robert Lewis "Bob" Conway of Halifax and Stellarton, NS passed away 20 November2006 in Camp Hill Veterans' Memorial Building, QEII at the age of 91.

    Bob served overseas during the Second World War with the Royal Canadian Engineers, landing with the Normandy invasion forces in June 1944 and fighting throughout the Northwest Europe Campaign. On return to Canada Bob was supervisor of Naval Cost Accounting at the Halifax Dockyard. Later he was appointed Atlantic Regional Financial Services Officer, Manpower and Immigration, until retirement in 1971. Bob was a 55-year member of Scotia Branch 25 Royal Canadian Legion in Halifax.

    Cremation has taken place. A public memorial service was held in H.C. MacQuarrie Funeral Home, Stellarton with burial in Riverview Cemetery, Merigomish. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Alzheimer Society of Nova Scotia.