Obituary of Robert Louis McDaniel
Passed away suddenly at home on Wednesday, November 8, 2023. Beloved husband and best friend of Sharon McDaniel (nee Carroll), 48 years married, together for 53. Cherished father of Sherri (Scott) Kendrick, Kelly (Allen) Latimer, and Shannon McDaniel. Loving papa to Owen, Carter, Dylan and Marisa. Brother to Deb LaRocque (predeceased by Rick), Sandra Brown (predeceased by Ken), predeceased by brothers Ken McDaniel (Marg), and Gerry McDaniel (Lisa). He will be missed by many nieces and nephews.
In 1973, Robert began his life long career in the grocery food services industry with Loblaws starting at age 18. Earning many promotions over his career, he retired as general manager of Eastern Ontario Loblaws stores. Following retirement Robert enjoyed fishing, the sunshine, being outdoors and on the water. Most importantly, he loved spending time with his family and grandchildren. Gone but never forgotten, in our hearts forever.
Family and friends are invited to a celebration of Robert’s life at Blair & Son Funeral Home, 112 Beckwith St. N., Smiths Falls on Friday, November 24 from 1 to 4 p.m. In memory of Robert, memorial contributions may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation.