Robert J. Hamilton

Robert James Hamilton was born November 04, 1932 in Belfast, N. Ireland and passed away on March 30, 2017 at his home in Lakeview MI with his family by his side. He married his wife Eileen Thompson on March 04, 1957 in Belfast, N. Ireland.

Robert was employed at Chrysler Corporation and retired after 30 years. He enjoyed gardening, working with his hands, playing golf, was very involved with soccer. He was President of the Detroit Cougars Supporters Club, President of Chrysler Management Club; and he was Past Master of Harper Woods Masonic Lodge.

He is survived by his wife, Eileen Hamilton, 2 children, Robert Roy Hamilton (Nancy Huffman) and Deborah Ann Hamilton (Daniel Dangler); 3 Grandchildren, Colleen Michele Hamilton (Mark) Lafrineire, Jason Samuel (Hannah) Hamilton, and Cody Austin Dangler; 4 Great Grandchildren, Marley White, Paige Lafrinerie, Presley Lafrineire, McKenzie Hamilton. 

He was preceded in death by his parents, Robert and Mary Hamilton and 4 sisters and 1 brother. 

A memorial service will be held at a later date and time. To share online condolences please leave a message below. 


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  • Lee (Tuesday, April 04 17 11:18 pm EDT)

    We are so sorry for your loss our thoughts and prayers to all of you. Uncle Bobby will be greatly missed he was so kind and loving so many great memories. Love you all ❤ Lee Rosa Meaghan Alanna and Aaliyah

  • Ian Adair (Wednesday, April 05 17 03:23 am EDT)

    Always thinking of you all at this time .uncle Bobby was a great man. Loving kind gentle hard working all what a man should be . We were lucky to have been part of his life

  • Heather Stirk (Wednesday, April 05 17 03:39 am EDT)

    Uncle Bobby was loved by all that knew him and we were proud to be part of his family, rest in peace, gone but never forgotten

  • Gill Kenny (Wednesday, April 05 17 07:22 am EDT)

    Such a sad loss of my wonderful uncle Bob a job. He was a gentleman and I'm so proud to be called his niece. Hugs & kisses to my aunt Eileen who was the love of his life. He was a funny man with such a zest for life. Rest easy now uncle Bob a job you will always be in my heart ❤

  • Maureen Tieri (Wednesday, April 05 17 01:15 pm EDT)

    Loved my Uncle Bobby!❤️so many fond memories. Always fun and always took the best of care of us as children. Scared the beazy, never to be seen again and scrubbed the head of me. Always involved in our lives in such a living way. Not right now but "then you wink of it". Will NEVER forget. Always in my heart now and forever. Love, Meena Mopes xo

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