Obituary: Robert M. Chambers – Portland Press Herald

Robert M. Chambers NAPLES, Fla. – Loving partner, father, and grandfather, Robert M. Chambers of

Robert M. Chambers

NAPLES, Fla. – Loving partner, father, and grandfather, Robert M. Chambers of Naples, Florida, handed absent at 85. Born and raised in St. John, New Brunswick, he served as an air cadet pilot through substantial faculty and was the to start with in his family to attend university. He was a happy alumnus of the University of New Brunswick, the place he served as an avid lifelong volunteer and time period as president of its alumni affiliation. Bob married his wife, Carol Kervin, in 1960. They began their life alongside one another in Saint John but quickly created the bold conclusion to emigrate to Maine, where he began his accounting job at Ernst and Ernst in Portland and earned his CPA. Bob acquired a battling Ford dealership in Augusta in 1972. He was a purely natural entrepreneur, eventually owning 9 vehicle franchises in Maine and New Hampshire, the major after-current market overall body elements distributorship in Northern New England, and Spending plan Rental Automobile spots in Maine, New Hampshire, and Vermont.Bob and Carol raised their two kids in Augusta, and Carol afterwards returned to nursing at Augusta Basic Medical center. Bob and Carol ended up active customers of Inexperienced Road Methodist Church in Augusta. Normally involved in the group, Bob volunteered and served on many boards and not-for-revenue corporations. Bob savored using bicycle journeys, playing golfing with mates, and in depth vacation with his spouse and family members. He was keenly fascinated in his Irish heritage and devoted time to genealogy and travel to Northern Ireland, exactly where he formulated lengthy-phrase interactions with his Chambers cousins.Though very pleased of the firms he created, Bob’s best pleasure was his four granddaughters, Evelyn and Grace Chambers, and Kathryn “Kali” and Anya Brown. He and Carol were being ever so happy and delighted in remaining with them at their property in Maine, sharing stories of their Canadian childhoods, touring commonly with them, supporting their tutorial and athletic endeavors, and getting with them on plenty of holidays in Naples, exactly where Bob and Carol produced their permanent home on retirement.Moreover his spouse, Carol, he is survived by his daughter, Wendy Chambers Brown and her husband Earn of Westford, Mass. his son, David of Portland his four wonderful granddaughters, Evelyn and Grace Chambers of Hanover, N.H., and Kali and Anya Brown of Westford, Mass. daughter-in-legislation, Sloane Mayor of Hanover, N.H. and great Canadian and Irish cousins whom he cherished and cherished.Helping the family members with the preparations is the Cremation Culture of New Hampshire, Manchester. To see Robert’s Online Tribute, mail condolences to the spouse and children, or for additional details, go to lieu of bouquets, donations may perhaps be built to: Robert M. Chambers Memorial Scholarship, Place of work of Improvement and Donor Relations, University of New Brunswick, P.O. Box 4400, Fredericton, NB E3B 5A3

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