Death of former pub landlord
The death has occurred of Robert Hunter, who used to be the landlord of The Round House pub from 1992 to 1998. He passed away on 1st April 2018, aged 79.
Grand-daughter Kirsty Pat Llewellyn told us: “We are laying my poppa Robert Hunter (Bobby) to rest on Tuesday 17th April. The service is at St Mary’s Church at 12 noon and the burial at Park Road Cemetery at 12.45pm. A wake will follow at The Davy Lamp afterwards. Anyone who knew him is welcome.”
Robert grew up in Scotland and moved to Ilkeston 40 years ago. For a time he worked at Domestic Industrial Pressings in Cotmanhay. He was an active member of the Enterprise bowls club, and the old Harrow pool team.
Robert, of Larklands, Ilkeston, was the husband of Marion Hunter, father of Robert Hunter and Darlene Llewellyn and grandfather of Kirsty Llewelyn, Amber Llewellyn and Robert Hunter.