Passed away on Thursday January 14, 2021 with his wife Lillian and loving son Terry by his side at the age of 91. Retired C.P.R. Roadmaster. Bert and Lillian retired to Orillia from Parry Sound. Predeceased by his parents Lloyd and Harriet Rachar of Utopia. Beloved father of Judith, Nanette (predeceased), Bert Jr. (predeceased), Leonard, Janet (predeceased), Terry and Andrew (predeceased). Grandpa to 18 much loved grandchildren and great grandpa to many. Due to Covid-19, no services at this time. Cremation has taken place. A Celebration of life will be held when a larger gathering is allowed. Arrangements entrusted to the Doolittle Chapel of Carson Funeral Homes, 54 Coldwater St. E., Orillia, (705) 326-3595.