Friends & Family are respectfully advised of Robert's passing.


DOWNES, Robert Malcolm
Passed away peacefully on the 8th of April 2022, surrounded by his family.
Loving Husband to Elaine (dec'd). Loving Father & Father-In-Law to Sharon & Garry, Gary & Leanne & Brett. Grandfather to Todd, Tristan, Erin & Sam. Great Grandfather to Kaiden, Nathan, Lillie & William.

"Lest We Forget"

Family & Friends are respectfully invited to attend Robert's Service, Wednesday 13th April 2022 at Whitsunday Funerals Chapel, 209 Shakespeare Street, Mackay. Commencing at 11:00am. 


# Greg Downes Tuesday, 12 April 2022
Rest in peace Uncle Bob.

I always had fond memories of visiting your home as a young boy.

Condolences to Sharon, Garry and Brett.

Love Greg
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# Ellen agius Tuesday, 12 April 2022
My deepest sympathies to Sharon, Brett and Gary on the loss of your dad. We have many fond childhood memories of Uncle Bob which will stay with me always.

My heart goes out to you during this sad time.

May his soul now find rest ❤️
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# Ian Downes Wednesday, 13 April 2022
We will all miss our Bobby. my brother my friend. We had many a great time in our youth, going to the pics for threepence each time. challenging each other to jump from great heights; playing cowboys and Indians, playing many sports , cricket, football, hockey, baseball, soccer and Bob played ausie rules as well. while I will miss him I will remember our life as a happy and interesting time in our journey. To Sharron, Garry and Brett Lorraine and I send you our condolences and sympathy and Love.
God Bless
Ian and Lorraine.
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# Ian Downes Wednesday, 13 April 2022
Hi Guys, that was a beautiful ceremony. Bobby would be happy and proud of such a wonderful send off.

Love Uncle Ian (from my hospital bed)
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