Robert George Hubberstey was born Dec. 5, 1940, in Fernie, B.C. to Kathleen and Robert Hubberstey. On Nov. 6, 2019, he died peacefully at his home in Kamloops surrounded by his family.
He is survived by his three daughters Tanis (Kelly), Rhonda, and Lorisa (Mike); his brother Tim; and his beloved grandchildren Shayla, Taiysa, Ashley, Brenna, Miles, Price, and Mylah.
During his life, he spent 33 years as a heavy-duty mechanic at Highland Valley Copper.
There was nothing Bob loved more than the outdoors. He was an avid hiker, kayaker and skier and shared his love for the outdoors with his children and grandchildren.