The family wishes to announce that Edwin Allison Hosford, husband of the Late Dorothy Paterno passed away at the Port Charlotte Hospice, Port Charlotte, Florida on Wednesday, March 15, 2017 at the age of 93.
Born in Trout Brook, NB, Eddy was the son of the late Percy and Gladys Hosford . He is survived by his daughter Debbie (Bill) McGee and three sisters Eva Flett, Kay Brown and Linda Coffin Williams (Watson).
Besides his wife Dorothy, Eddy was predeceased by his daughter Judy, infant brother Donnie, brother Vince, infant sister Alma and sisters Audrey, Hazel, Ella and Barb.
Eddy was a veteran of World War 11 and a member of the North Shore Regiment. Before the war he worked at Sumner Co Ltd., Moncton, NB as a salesman and continued working there after the war working his way up to Manager where he held that position for several years.
There will be no visitation or funeral service. The burial will take place in Florida at a later date.
As expressions of sympathy donations may be made to the Wesley United Church Memorial Fund, Trout Brook, NB.
For further information please contact Bell’s Funeral Home, 651 King George Highway, Miramichi, NB; Telephone 622-3600.