Robert Dennis Kivell, in his 74th year, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, July 4, 2007 with his wife at his side at the Emo Health Care Centre in Emo, Ont.
    He leaves his wife of 45 years, Reine (Wickman) Kivell, and her two children, Gary Ramstad and his wife, Marina, of Prince George, B.C. and their family, and Karen Ramstad of Thunder Bay, Ont. and her family.
    Also surviving is his sister, Gaye and her husband, Lloyd von Sprecken, of Los Angeles, Calif.; three nephews, Blake, Todd, and Bradley and their families; sister-in-law, Mary Wickman of Thunder Bay, Ont.; and numerous cousins.
    He was predeceased by his parents, Jim and Thel Kivell.
    Interment of cremated remains will be in Riverside Cemetery in Thunder Bay. Memorial services to be held a later date.
    In lieu of flowers, in memoriam donations may be made to the Alzheimers Society or the Canadian Cancer Society, c/o Green Funeral Home, Box 427, Fort Frances, Onta., P9A 3M8.