Robert Calvin Malcolm

17-Oct-1932 - 24-Nov-2019

Obituary Overview

Robert Calvin Malcolm


Robert Calvin Malcolm passed away surrounded by family on Sunday, November 24, 2019 at the age of 87 years in Saint John, NB. 

Bob was born in Montreal, QC where he graduated from high school and McGill University (BSc); he also graduated from McMaster Divinity College in Hamilton, ON. He served faithfully for many years overseas as a missionary in Angola, Congo (Zaire) and Brazil and in pastorates in Bowness, AB, Montreal, QC and Fredericton, NB. His joy in life was his family and friends from many different countries.

He leaves behind his beloved wife of 63 years, Margery Malcolm (nee Young); three sons Glenn (Jill) Malcolm, Brian (Lynda) Malcolm, Dale (Peggy Barton) Malcolm; six grandchildren Sara, Paul, Camila, Gina, Adam, Matthew; sister Shirley (Peter) Ingram; sister-in-law’s Elizabeth Malcolm, Joyce Tabah, Dorothy Young. 

Bob was predeceased by his parents William and Marion Malcolm; brother David Malcolm; brother-in-law’s Fred Tabah, Bruce Young, Ross Young; sister-in-law’s Dorothy Young, Audrey Young; and grandson Denis.

Celebration of Life service will be held Thursday, November 28 at 1 pm at RiverCross Church, 61 Forbes Drive, Saint John, NB. Visitation will be Wednesday, November 27 from 2-4 pm and 6-8 pm at RiverCross Church.

If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made to Angola Memorial Scholarship Fund at 98 Pleasant St. Wolfville, NS. B4P 1N1, or Alzheimer’s Society.


Funeral Details

  • Visitation

    RiverCross Church

    Event Times:

    27-Nov-2019 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

    27-Nov-2019 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

  • Celebration of Life

    Rivercross Church

    Event Times:

    28-Nov-2019 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

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Posted by CONNIE SMITH | 02-Dec-2019

Dear Marjorie and all the Family, Sorry to hear this news from afar. I have many good memories of Bob. I thinkthat he would be glad to know that he had some influence on spending my life in the Congo. May God give you great comfort in the days to come, Connie xxoo

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Posted by Sarah Gunaseelan | 28-Nov-2019

Dear Marjory and Family. We were saddened to hear about Bob's passing. We are disappointed that we could not get down for the visitation or the funeral. Please know that we are praying for all of you at this time. I have a lot of great memories of the both of you at the old home and at Grace. Take care and know that we think of you often and will continue to.

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