Peacefully at Kensington Village Long Term Care on Tuesday, December 5, 2017, in his 88th year. Predeceased by his wife of 56 years, Maxine Annice (Sanderson) O’Neil (2014). Dear father of Charlene O’Neil and Wayne Daneliak of London, and Jilaine and Steve Davidson of St. Thomas. Dear grandfather of Nickolas and Robyn Daneliak. Robert was an auctioneer, a farmer, and a breeder of purebred Hereford and Holstein cattle, as well as purebred Percheron draft horses. He also enjoyed giving sleigh and hay rides at his beloved Sunny Creek Farms until his retirement in 1997. A heartfelt thank you to Dr. Andrew Whynot, the staff at Kensington Village Long Term Care, and Kensington Retirement Home, for all of their care and support over the past 5 and a half years.
Friends may call at the Haskett Funeral Home, 223 Main Street, Lucan on Thursday from 7-9 PM where the funeral service will be held on Friday, December 8, 2017 at 2 PM with Pastor Paul Vollick officiating. Interment Mount Pleasant Cemetery, London.
Donations to Heart & Stroke Foundation would be appreciated by the family.