It is with great sadness we announce the passing of John “Howard “Anderson, husband of the late Harriet (Colins) of Nordin, at the Region 7 Hospital, Miramichi, on Sunday, May 14, 2023, at the age of 66.
Born in Newcastle, Howard was the son of the late Weldon and Isabella (Brand) Anderson.
Howard worked as a longshoreman for many years, was employed in silviculture until his retirement, and went on to work at Scott’s Peat moss plant.
Howard is survived by his son Stein Anderson of Miramichi, and his daughter Emily (Abby) Anderson of Saint John. His two grandchildren, Allaina and Mason of Saint John, and two sisters, Londie O’Shea, and Ada Anderson. Six brothers Norman, Ivan, Roger, Hazen, Myles, and Ronnie.
Besides his parents and wife, Howard was predeceased by his sisters Gretha, Mary, and Doreen, his brothers Wallace, Hans, and Marcus, and his nephew Chris.
A public funeral service will be held from Jardine Funeral Home Chapel (Davidson's & Bell's) 597 Old King George Highway, Miramichi on Wednesday, May 24, 2023 at 11 AM.
Donations may be made to a charity of one's choice.
Messages of condolence for the family can be sent through the funeral home website at www.miramichifunerals.ca
Funeral arrangements are under the care of the Jardine Funeral Home (Davidson’s & Bell’s) 597 Old King George Highway Miramichi NB. Telephone: 506-622-7464 or 506-622-3600