Robert "Bob" John STEWART

9-1-1950 ~ 20-8-2020

Devoted and loving husband of Judy for 50 years.

Loving father and mate of Scott (dec.), Matt and Jacinta.

Doting Poppy of Lucy, Oscar and William.

Son of ‘Sandy and Alice, brother of Jim (all deceased).

Re-united with Scotty

Private funeral due to attendance restrictions

The Service will be streamed on WEDNESDAY (August 26) commencing at 11.00a.m.

Funeral Notice


  1. Matt and I would like to thank everyone for their kind words. Bobby is going to be missed enormously by family, friends and work colleagues and his beloved customers . Thank you all for caring . Judy , Matt, lucy, Oscar and William.

    Judy Stewart October 13, 2020
  2. Dear Judy, Matty and families, you’ve lost another light from your life, but look up each day and two bright lights will shine down on you all- Bobby was a genuine human being who will be missed. Mary Coverdale

    Mary Coverdale August 27, 2020
  3. Deep sympathy to Judy and family, from Sue and Daryl Lewis

    Sue Lewis August 26, 2020
  4. Deepest Sympathy to Judy, Matty and your family.

    Eagleson and McLoughlin families August 26, 2020
  5. Thinking of you Judy Matty and family on loss of Bobby.We have lots of great memories of bobby take care Trevor &Julie Rees

    Julie Rees August 26, 2020
  6. Condolences to Judy,Matt and family. Saddened to hear of our old school mates passing. Great guy with many a story to tell. Rest easy old mate.

    Bert and Jan Smith Hamilton.

    Robert and Jan Smith August 26, 2020
  7. Try to remember the little things, the shared smiles, the warm hugs, and the laughter. In time all these memories will win through. Our thoughts, prayers and sympathy are with you all. Remembering the fun times we had as kids with ‘Sarah’ , who Mum always referred to as Bobby John!! Great times and memories x The Casey’s ex Castertonians!

    Maureen Nepean August 26, 2020
  8. Deepest sympathy Judy Matty and family Bob always made you feel special whenever we met rest easy Bobby John Craven

    John craven August 26, 2020
  9. Farewell to the best pop ever! had some great memories over the years with him he was always kind and generous to everyone and always brought happiness into everyone’s day love and miss you ❤️❤️

    Lucy Stewart August 26, 2020
  10. Dear Jude, Bigfella,kids & family. Thinking of you. Love Lynnie & Pete Caton

    peter caton August 26, 2020
  11. Dear Judy, Matt and family
    Our Deepest Sympathy Judy on the passing of your loved Bobby, so many great memories. It was a beautiful Good Bye Service.
    Love Judy & Jeff Spencer

    Judy Spencer August 26, 2020
  12. Dearest Judy, Matt and Family deepest sympathy on the passing of Bob. We got to know you so well Bobby over the years. I’ll miss your beaming smile and happy conversation.

    Carol, Jeremy and Scott Laycock

    Carol Laycock August 26, 2020
  13. Deepest Condolences Judy, Matty and Family we are thinking of you in this time and to the great man “Bobby” Rest easy mate and drum a beat for us!
    Love Michael & Haley Ferguson

    Michael & Haley Ferguson August 26, 2020
  14. Dear Judy, Matt, Jacinta, Lucy, Oscar and William. Thinking of you all, love JO and Chris McArdle

    Jo McArdle August 26, 2020
  15. Judy and Matt, We will be thinking of you today when you farewell Bobby for the last time this Earthside.
    We will forever hold happy memories of such a genuine loving brotherinlaw.
    Stay strong.
    David, Shirlie.Tim.Sherri,Chad & Gus.

    shirlie Mackey August 26, 2020
  16. To Judy, Matty and family
    Sending my love and condolences to you all.

    Leanne Goldstraw August 26, 2020
  17. I only knew you for a short time Bobby. It was a time all about music which you genuinly loved. I’ll remember you as a kind and happy soul who loved his family and loved life. Hats off to you my friend, I learned a lot from you.

    Jeffrey Scimonello August 25, 2020
  18. Deepest sympathy to Judy and Matty and family and remembering Scotty, never forgotten. May you find comfort in warm memories in the days ahead, lots of love, Mark and Sarah Taylor xxx

    Sarah Taylor August 25, 2020
  19. There was never a dull moment working along side Bobby! A true gentleman that had an infectious personality. Condolences to Judy, Matty and Family. Rest easy my friend. xx

    Adrian Gibson August 25, 2020
  20. Our deepest sympathy to Judy,Matty & family. Bobby was such a fun loving person. He was also a gentleman loved by many. Sadly missed.
    David & Lois Chislett

    David Chislett August 25, 2020
  21. Thinking of you big fella and your family at this hard time condolences to you a family the boys will be backing plenty of winners together. RIP BOB Lindsey Smith and family

    Lindsey Smith August 25, 2020
  22. You always had a big smile for us kids every time we visited on the holidays and family get togethers, you are a kind man and I’m sorry to hear of your passing, with cousin Scotty now, lots of love, Leah Huf, niece xx

    Leah August 25, 2020
  23. Our Thoughts and Prayers are with Judy, Matt and the rest of the family. So many fond and funny memories over a long time.

    Rest In Peace Robbo with Scotty.

    Matt Monk & Family and all at the Flying Horse.

    Matthew Monk August 25, 2020
  24. Condolences to Judy and family on Bobs passing. A great drummer, big smile and always up for a chat, Will be missed at our jam sessions.

    Brendan Kelly

    Brendan Kelly August 25, 2020
  25. Our deepest sympathy to Judy, Matty & family. Bobby was one of the good guys and he always managed to put a smile on your face! His smile was infectious and he loved a chat and he will be sorely missed! Thinking of you guys at this sad time.
    Dallas & Virginia Ludeman

    Dallas Ludeman August 25, 2020
  26. Deepest sympathy to Judy, Matty and family on the loss of your husband , father, grandfather what a great man gave a lot for Warrnambool and district thought all sports football and local racing love to you all

    John and Sue Harris August 25, 2020
  27. My deepest sympathy to Judy,Matty and family. It was a pleasure to know you. I will miss you dropping in to say hello

    Tania Moore August 25, 2020
  28. My deepest sympathy to Judy,Matty and family. It was a pleasure and a privilege to know you, Bobby. The world will be duller without you.

    Tania Moore August 25, 2020
  29. A true gentleman lost to the community, Bobby always had time for a chat about the footy,our family & life in general, deepest sympathy to Judy,Matty, Jacinta & kids. Lots of love Poss & Gayle Kelly

    Philip Kelly August 25, 2020
  30. Judy, Matt and families, Deepest sympathy for you at this time. Bobby will be missed at the Bass Strait Jammers. He was friendly, humorous and always gave back what he got. He will still keep drumming. June P. x 🥁🎶

    June Preece August 25, 2020
  31. Deepest condolences to Jude, Matty and family.
    We already miss you popping in to see us. We are so grateful for your friendship, support and advice. You know how much we thought of you and we appreciate the time you always gave us.
    Such a genuine, kind, funny and caring soul.
    Love ya Bobby xoxo
    Simon, Rose, Gus, Maebh and Nenagh

    Rose Morgan August 25, 2020
  32. Sincere condolences to Judy and family on the passing of Bobby, a great work mate. Tom and Jean Smith and families

    Tom Smith August 25, 2020
  33. Pleasure and a privilege to know you, Bobby. The world will be duller without you, & that beaming smile that could warm any room. Rest well Bob, although I suspect there’ll be a hell of a party first.
    Chelsea & Co

    Chelsea Murrell August 25, 2020
  34. So sad to hear of Bobby’s passing. Our deepest sympathy to Judy, Matt and family. Was a great brother in law and I will always remember the family get togethers and the strawberry patch In Dennington. With Scotty now having a kick of the footy. Lots of sincere love. Xxx Trevor and Helene

    Trevor Huf August 25, 2020
  35. Dear Judy,Matt,Jacinta,Lucy,Oscar& William Deepest Sympathy our love John & Rosemary Moore.

    Rosemary Moore August 25, 2020
  36. Great Memories of Bob in my Younger Days Our Condolences to your Family Matt
    Peter & Julie McDonough

    Peter McDonough August 25, 2020
  37. Deepest sympathy to Judy, Matty and family on the passing of Bobby. A gentleman to his core. He will be sadly missed but so fondly remembered by many.

    Jake, Mandy, Frankie, and Jimmy Van Rooy

    Mandy Van Rooy August 25, 2020
  38. Dear Judy, Matty and families – Deepest sympathies to you all at such a very sad and difficult time. Our love and thoughts are with you all.
    We will miss hearing the banter on a Monday morning… I hope your having a few diet cokes up there buddy. GO THE TIGES
    Much love Chernae, Bj and the cafe lava crew

    Chernae August 24, 2020
  39. Bobby every time l hear “He’ll Have To Go” l will think of you. Every time you sang this song … you had all my attention, when you sang l believed True Love Wins…. The love you had for your Judy will be a love that inspires all to love true and completely….you will be missed so very much… your smile and you big hello how are you… and your infectious excitement for music and little simple events… Much love Bobby … continue to beat your drums… we will all be listening. ❤️ Eileen. Xxx

    Eileen Gale August 24, 2020
  40. Sending big love and hugs to you Judy and family.

    Cathy attrill August 24, 2020
  41. Thinking of you Judy, Matty and family at this very sad time.
    Bobby a real gentleman and always up for a chat. We have fond memories of Santa Bobby at the Xmas street party and our Tess more recently in the Bass Strait Jammers group. Rest peacefully with Scott.
    Much love Adam, Leanne, Tess, Zac & Noah O’Connor. Xx

    Leanne O’Connor August 24, 2020
  42. Rest In Peace Bob you were not just a workmate but a true friend to us all .Deepest sympathy to the family at this time.
    John Hirniak

    John Hirniak August 24, 2020
  43. What a genuine gentleman Bobby was, we have lost a great man, always had the time of day for anyone he came across, always cared about the lives of anyone he knew, loved his family, and has left a massive imprint on anyone who knew him. Deepest sympathy to Judy Matty and your families. Reunited with the pocket rocket RIP Bobby Stewart

    Cameron O’Flaherty August 24, 2020
  44. Deepest Sympathy Judy ,Matty and family, Helen, Eion Cameron and family.

    HELEN Cameron August 24, 2020
  45. To matty and Judy deepest sympathy to u both ,Bobby was a true gentleman That will be sadly missed from all at Chitticks’s Bakery ❤️❤️

    Debbie King August 24, 2020
  46. Condolences to Judy, Matt, Jacinta and families – Bob, you will be missed dearly by so many people. It was such a privilege to work with you. You were so respected within our community and you will never be forgotten. Farewell Big Fella.
    Rikki Stewart

    Rikki Stewart August 24, 2020
  47. Deepest sympathy to Judy, Matt and family on the passing of Bobby. Out heartfelt thoughts are with you at this time. So many fond memories from when we first arrived in Warrnambool. Will be sadly missed by all who had the pleasure of knowing him.
    Pam,Allan, Rhiannon,Jessica Davis

    Allan Davis August 24, 2020
  48. My deepest sympathy for your loss of such a beautiful caring soul Bob. Was an honour to work with him,even when I left midfield he always kept in contact and gave the best hugs! Being from the UK, he always use to say to me I will be your Aussie dad. One of the most kindest man I have ever met. Love to Jude and the family my thoughts are with you during this difficult time.

    Kat Larkin August 24, 2020
  49. Our deepest sympathies to Judy, Matt and family on the passing of a true gentleman. Bobby was such a beautiful person and will be greatly missed by all those who knew him. With love from Fiona, Mark, Will and Kate.

    Fiona Sanders August 24, 2020
  50. Fond memories of a great mate , from morning meetings at The Horse,lunches at The Whalers and attempts to win lotto.
    Sharing lifes ups and downs.
    A chat, a smile and a great sense of humor.
    We’ll have a pie and a Pepsi Max and be thinking of you Bob.
    A true friend who will be greatly missed.
    Love and thoughts to Jude, Stewy and family.

    Kim McCosh, Jan Uebergang and families

    Kim McCosh August 24, 2020
  51. Judy, Matty and family our deepest sympathy to you all at this very sad time. Our thoughts and love go with you.
    Kerrin & Maree Hayes xx

    Maree Hayes August 24, 2020
  52. Deepest sympathy to Judy and the Stewart Family for the loss of Bob. Our thoughts are with you at this sad time.
    Elaine and Des Fitzgerald.

    Des Fitzgerald August 24, 2020
  53. Condolences to you Judy and Matty. Always will be remembered as being a top bloke full of joy and the occasional mischief. I have many fond memories. Peter and Therese Verdon.

    Peter Verdon August 23, 2020
  54. Sending our deepest sympathy to Judy, Matt & Jacinta. Thinking of you all at this sad time. RIP Bobby will miss your smiling face. Love Cheryl & Ron Wright

    Cheryl Wright August 23, 2020
  55. Deepest sympathy.Fond memories.
    Greg & Barbara Lane.

    Greg Lane August 23, 2020
  56. To Dear Judy and Matts,
    I was saddened to hear about Bobby and know you will be really missing the “Big Fella” I have been remembering such happy times we all had together in Curtin Court while you were our great neighbours (on both sides) and when I had my Judy. I understand what a difficult time you will be having at the moment but knowing Scotty will be looking after him, hopefully will help you both get through this big loss.
    Much love from Peter and (Judy) Reed Curtin Court

    Peter Reed August 23, 2020
  57. The Dennington Bowls Club regret the passing of a past bowler, competitor and all round good friend. Deepest sympathies to Judy and family on this sad occasion.

    Phillip Ross August 23, 2020
  58. my thoughts are with you Judy
    jan osborne

    jan osborne August 22, 2020
  59. Condolences to Judy and Matt, Much loved brother of Jim (dec) and brother in law of Robyn and uncle of Paula and David. Bob will be missed by us all. Hope he is catching up with Scott, Sandy, Alice and Jim. Memories of many happy times shared.

    Robyn Elizabeth Stewart August 22, 2020
  60. Dear Judy, Matty and family,
    Deepest sympathy on the loss of you much loved husband,dad and pop
    So lucky to have had you as neighbours and we have such fun memories of our toal drive Santa each Christmas. Lots of memories of such a friendly and great man
    Lara,Martin, Isaac and Ryan xx

    Lara and Martin fleming August 22, 2020
  61. Dear Judy Matt Jacinta and children, so sorry to hear about Bobby! So many happy and funny memories! Love and condolences to you all Rhonda Hodges

    Rhonda Hodges August 22, 2020
  62. Dear Judy, Matt, Jacinta and families – Deepest sympathies to you all at such a very sad and difficult time. Our love and thoughts are with you all.
    Warmest wishes and all take care
    Ann & Colin Morris

    Ann Morris August 22, 2020
  63. Rear in Peace Bob. You were a true gentleman. Never a bad word to say about anyone. Gone too soon.
    Heartfelt Sympathy to Bobs family and friends
    Garry & Belinda Watts.

    Belinda Watts August 22, 2020
  64. Our deepest sympathy to Judy,Matty and family on the passing of Bobby,
    Our thoughts and prayers are with you all at this very sad time.
    Lots of love from Max,Iris and family

    Iris Munro August 22, 2020
  65. Farewell Bobby. We have a lifetime of memories to treasure.
    Our love to Jude, Matt & family. Love Andrew & Helen xx

    Helen Murrell August 21, 2020