Mr. Ernest William Rubidge, husband of Anne (Cooper) Rubidge of Radio Street, Miramichi, passed away Friday September 1, 2017, at his late residence, at the age of 68.
Born in Gagetown NB, he was the son of the late Ernest and Jean (Elder) Rubidge. He was a retired manager for the Bank of Nova Scotia, member of St. James & St. John United Church, former member of church council, member of Rotary Club, Master Mason, Shriner, and also a avid hunter, hockey and softball player.
Besides his wife Anne, he is survived by three daughters; Tonya Rubidge (Allan Lingley) of Miramichi, Holly Grant (Andy) of Miramichi and Becky Walsh (Matthew) of Quispamsis, three sisters; Phyllis Lamb of Mirmaichi, Joan Williams of Oromocto and Alice Farris (Carl) of Miramichi, five grandchildren; Jenna and Katie Grant, Payton and Harlie Lingley and Cohen Ernest Walsh.
At the request of the family there will be no visitation. A public funeral service will be held Wednesday September 6, at 11 a.m. at St. James & St. John United Church, Miramichi, with Reverend Alice Szemok officiating. Burial will follow in Miramichi Cemetery.
In his memory, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or a memorial of one’s choice would be appreciated.
Arrangements are in care of Davidson’s Funeral Home (622-7464) or online at www.davidsonsfh.com