Military Funeral for Sergeant Robert “Bobby” Dynerowicz

Media Advisory / May 1, 2017

May 1, 2017 – Kitchener, Ontario – National Defence / Canadian Armed Forces

A military funeral for Sergeant Robert “Bobby” Dynerowicz will be held today, Monday, May 1, 2017, at Henry Walser Funeral Home in Kitchener, Ontario, at 10:00 a.m.

Sergeant Dynerowicz died on Tuesday, 25 April, during a training accident in Wainwright, Alberta. Sergeant Dynerowicz was a member of The Royal Canadian Dragoons based in Petawawa, Ontario, which is part of 2 Canadian Mechanized Brigade Group.

In accordance with the wishes of the family, the viewing, funeral and interment are closed to the public.

What:              Military Funeral for Sergeant Robert Dynerowicz

Where:            Henry Walser Funeral Home
                        507 Frederick Street, Kitchener, ON

When:             Monday, May 1, 2017 at 10:00 a.m.


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Notes to editor / news director: 

In accordance with the wishes of Sergeant Dynerowicz’s family, media are asked to respect their privacy during the viewing, funeral and interment. Media opportunities will be from the street near Henry Walser Funeral Home from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. on May 1, 2017.

For more information, media are asked to contact Daphny Gebhart-Turcotte, Information Services, 4 Canadian Division Support Base Petawawa, 613-687-5511 ext.7532,

At the funeral, media are asked to contact Captain Joanna Rockwell, cell: 519-854-8697,


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Obituary – Sergeant Robert J. “Bobby” Dynerowicz sent on behalf of the Family

Dynerowicz, Robert J "Bobby". With great sadness, the family announces the sudden passing of Robert Dynerowicz on Tuesday, April 25th, 2017, at the age of 34. Beloved son of Danny and Debbie Dynerowicz, dear brother of Jennifer Jacques (Cole) and loving Uncle of Carson.  Robert will be missed by his wife Nickolette (Nikki). Rob also leaves behind his deeply cherished 4-legged best friend Thor. Beloved grandson of Deonizy Dynerowicz (predeceased by Wladyslawa) and Jean Bignell (predeceased by Robert). His loss is deeply felt by his many uncles, aunts, cousins, Godfather Brian (Kay) Dawson and his many friends and fellow soldiers in the Canadian Armed Forces. Robert was born and raised in Kitchener, Ontario, attended both Rockway Mennonite Collegiate and Grand River High School. Growing up Robert was involved in many sports such as hockey, lacrosse, golfing, and boxing. His true passion was enjoying the great outdoors. Robert joined the Canadian Armed Forces in 2005 and deployed twice to Afghanistan. Throughout Robert's life he created many lasting friendships and left an impact on anyone he met. The family asks that all monetary donations be made to The Guild of The Royal Canadian Dragoons.

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