Tributes Online - Robert Gates

Robert Hubert Gates

1/04/1941 - 10/01/2019

GATES Robert Hubert (Bob) passed away peacefully at Mary Potter Hospice on Thursday 10th January 2019, aged 77 years.

Much loved husband to Maureen for 55 years.

Loved and cherished father and father in law to Bobby (deceased), Allan, David and Nikki, and Vanessa and Dave Andrews and the best grandad ever to Joshua, Samuel and Sienna.

We miss you Bob; you’ll forever be in our hearts.

Rest in peace.

A special thanks to Dr. Aine McCoy, his district nurses and HCA’s, Mary Potter Hospice and all his care givers that have cared for him over the years.

You have been amazing.

In lieu of flowers, donations to Mary Potter Hospice would be appreciated and may be left at the service or

Messages and tributes to the Gates family may be placed in Bob’s tribute book at or posted c/- PO Box 14 - 366, Kilbirnie.

A service for Bob will be held at The Pines, Houghton Bay, on Wednesday 16th January at 1pm.

Thereafter a private cremation.

Service Information
Date: 16/01/2019
Time: 1:00 p.m.
Location: The Pines
50 The Esplanade
Houghton Bay