We use Cookies to give you a smooth, enjoyable and safe experience using this website and to provide relevant and helpful advertising from Google. If you are happy with this then simply click the green OK.OK

You can opt to not enable the advertising Cookie by clicking here. You can learn more by reading our privacy policy.

stovesonline telephone contact logo 0800 246 1250

Bob Jones

 Back to Stovesonline news and blog main screen

Bob Jones
by Sune Nightingale
04 February 2015

Bob Jones

I am very sad to say that Bob Jones died early on Saturday morning. Bob had been fighting cancer for many months with the most stoic, indomitable, yet humorous attitude. The medical journey had many ups and downs but throughout he maintained his stubbornly resolute attitude I hope that I could just come close to that if I was in the same situation.

Bob was manager at our warehouses near Gloucester. He made sure everything was in stock, kept the warehouses mega-organised and squeaky-clean. He could actually turn his hand to anything - he worked on improving existing products, finding new suppliers, and developing new lines, and if anyone in the firm went to him with a problem, he'd come back with the solution.

Bob had a proper Bristol accent and an excellent wry sense of humour to go with it. He could seemingly handle any situation which he was presented with. He would not hesitate to be blunt when it was needed, but because he spoke from knowledge and experience nobody minded that. He was a grafter of the old-school variety, of a calibre seemingly rare these days.

He was a pleasure to work with. We had many plans together for future developments and improvements and it is a great shame that he will not be here to help bring them to reality.

We will all miss him.

you can pay for your stove with us by Paypal pay for your stove by visa pay for your stove by mastercard pay for your stove by maestro pay for your stove by delta card

Stovesonline Ltd, Flightway, Dunkeswell Business Park , Dunkeswell , Devon , EX14 4RD
0800 246 1250 | | 01803 864561, info@stovesonline.co.uk, Contact Us
© Stovesonline Ltd. VAT: 801261871, Company: 04636920. Registered in England, UK