BOBER, Anatole Ivan

Passed away suddenly at the age of 86 on July 15th, 2017, at the Lady Dunn Health Centre, Long Term Care Facility, Wawa, Ontario. Anatole was born in Veseli, Dnipropetrovsk, Ukraine on May 23, 1931. Anatole was an extremely proud, talented and hardworking man who will be deeply missed by his family and friends. Beloved husband of Anastasia for 48 years. Proud father of Angela Bober (Andrew Rapp), Nina Godbout (Martin) and Natalie Tedford (Kevin). Loving grandfather (Pappou) of Patrick and Katherine Godbout. Son of the late Ivan and Nina Bober. Brother of the late Wladyslaw, late John, late Mikola, and Klawa, and dear brother-in-law of Marnie.


Friends may visit at the P.M. Gilmartin Funeral Home Ltd. (140 Churchill Avenue, Wawa) on Tuesday, July 18, 2017 from 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral Mass will be held at St. Monica’s Church, Broadway Avenue on Wednesday, July 19, 2017, at 11:00 a.m. with Father Jaroslaw Lazoryk officiating. Interment at Woodland Cemetery. A luncheon will be served following the interment at the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 429, 51 Broadway Avenue, Wawa.


“O Lord, give rest to the soul of your departed servant Anatole, in a place of light, a place of refreshment and a place of repose, where there is no sickness, sighing nor sorrow. May his memory be eternal! Вічная Пам’ять! (Vichnaya Pam’yat’!)”


Arrangements entrusted to the P.M. Gilmartin Funeral Home Ltd.,


  1. Klawa
    So sorry to hear of the passing of your brother..Take Care girl!
    Chris McRae
    New Hamburg, Ont

  2. My thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficutl time. Very sorry to hear.
    Joy-Lynn Cook (Hatfield)

  3. Jude Charbonneau

    Sincere condolences to all the family.

    Jude and Don Charbonneau

  4. Bernie,Lori Erechook

    Our sincere condolences to all the Bober family. Another Wawa pioneer gone to rest. Take strength from all
    The happy memories.