July 9th, 1965 - April 13th, 2018
Robert James Watkins was born in Toronto, Ontario on July 9th, 1965. He moved to Calgary, Alberta with his wife in 2016. On Friday, April 13th, 2018, he passed away of natural causes in his home at the age of 52. He was predeceased by his parents, Catherine and Leonard Watkins. Survived by his wife, Angelina Cay Watkins; his daughters, Catharine and April Rose Watkins; step-children, Angelo, Shane and Kaesha Cay; granddaughter, Emma; brothers, Ted and David Watkins; and his beloved animals, Truffles the Dog Watkins, Mune Chan, and Zephyr the Cat.
He was a loving father to his children, especially to his daughters. They always knew they were loved and important, making them the strong women that they are today. Robert was an avid animal lover, a brilliant and successful mortgage broker adored by his family, friends and colleagues. He was a hard working, fun-loving man who always knew how to make you smile. He will be missed by all.
Relatives and friends are invited to a visitation at Choice Memorial (105 - 4715 13 Street NE, Calgary, AB) on Friday, April 20th, 2018 from 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm with Tributes starting at 7:00 pm. Funeral Service and reception will be held at Calgary Church of Christ (4030 Maryvale Drive NE, Calgary, AB) on Saturday, April 21st, 2018 at 11:00 am.
To view and share photos, condolences and stories of Robert please visit www.choicememorial.com. Arrangements entrusted to the care of Choice Memorial Cremation & Funeral Services (403) 277-7343.