Birth: October 3, 1946
Death: April 1, 2005 (age 58) in Victoria, B.C.
His obituary published in the Victoria Times-Colonist on April 2 and 3, 2005 reads:
STOUWER, Bernard (Bob) October 3, 1946 April 1, 2005 Passed away peacefully with his family at his side. He is survived by his wife Ellen, daughter [edited for privacy], father-in-law [edited for privacy] mother [edited for privacy], his brother [edited for privacy] and his best buddy Rocky and all of his friends at the Victorian at McKenzie. The family wishes to thank, Drs [edited for privacy] and all of the wonderful staff of Hospice. A special thanks also goes out to [edited for privacy] for their friendship and support throughout Bob’s illness. Funeral Service at the Jewish Cemetery (Cedar Hill and Fernwood) at 1:30 on Sunday, April 3, 2005. In lieu of flowers, donations to Hospice would be appreciated.
Gravesite Details: Row B – Plot 32
פּ״נ (Here lies)
In Loving Memory Of
A Wondeful Husband, Father & Son
Bernard “Bob” Stouwer
Hebrew Name: Binyamin b. Avraham v’Sarah
Oct. 3, 1946 – Apr. 1, 2005
ת נ צ ב ה
abbreviation for Biblical quote: “May his soul be bound up in the bond of eternal life.”
Elisabeth (Ellen) Emma Van Dam Stouwer (1947–2007)