Robert C. Shafto

Robert C. Shafto of Simcoe, Ontario passed away unexpectedly at home on Thursday December 1, 2022, in his 79th year.
Robert was predeceased by his beloved wife Beatrice on November 12, 2022.
Dear Father of Steven (Tammy) Shafto, and Bruce Shafto, and stepchildren Allan (Shelly) Ongena, Don (Sharon) Ongena, Dave (Kelly) Ongena, Steve (Carol) Ongena, and Jeff (May) Ongena.
Missed by his grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Remembered by his brothers Richard (Carol) Shafto, and Neal Shafto, sister in law Carol Shafto, his brother in law Douglas (Ann) Walters, and his nieces and nephews.
Bobby was predeceased by his parents Art and Phyllis, his brother Brook, sister in law Rose Ford, and brother in law Jim Walters.
Respecting Robert’s wishes cremation has taken place.
Memorial donations to VON Sakura House are appreciated by his family.
Final Arrangements have been entrusted to Wareing Cremation Services, 346 Simcoe Street, Tillsonburg, Ontario.  Your messages of remembrance and condolence may be shared here at

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  • My condolences to the Shafto family.

    Mary Peever
  • I will always remember Bob’s upbeat comedian type of personality at Zehrs. RIP and my condolences to all the family.

    John Letoile
  • It broke our hearts when we heard the news of Uncle Bob. He was a generous wonderful soul. He is missed. Our condolences to his family.

    Debbie Knechtel

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