Gordon James Finck
It is with profound sadness that we, the family of Gordon James Finck, announce his passing on Sunday, September 10, 2017 at The Moncton Hospital, after a courageous fight with cancer.
Gordon was born on January 14, 1945 in Moncton, New Brunswick to the late Robert R. Finck and Laura Finck (Vautour).
Gordon was a dedicated employee with Owens-Illinois for many years and worked with Spruce Grove Building Cleaners during his retirement. He was an avid outdoorsman who enjoyed fishing, hunting and tying flies. Gordon was a man of many talents. He loved painting, woodworking in his shop and cooking the most delicious meals for those he loved.
He leaves behind his best friend and soul mate of 43 years, his wife, Glenda (Hancox) Finck of Moncton and his special dog Layla. His sons, Robert Finck (Shelley) of Riverview, Vernon Berry of Moncton and his daughters, Tracey Berry of Moncton and Krista McKnight (Dustin) of Petitcodiac. "Papa G" will be deeply missed by his precious grandchildren, Cody, Trever, Kyle, Curtis, Aaron, Cali, Presley, Avery and great grandson, Corbin. He is survived by his brothers, Tom (Anne) Finck of Moncton and Ronnie Finck of Amherst, NS; sister, Barb Lewis (Gerry) of Oakville, ON and many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
In addition to his parents, Gordon was predeceased by his mother and father-in-law, Joan Hunter and William Hancox of England. His sons, Michael Finck, Mark Berry, daughter-in-law, Kimberley Finck and his sister, Shirley Finck.
Visitation at Fergusons Funeral Home, 1657 Mountain Road, Moncton (858-1995) on Wednesday, September 13, 2017 from 2:00 to 4:00 and 7:00 to 9:00 pm. A private graveside service to honour Gordon’s life will be held at Maplewood Cemetery, Petitcodiac.
In memory of Gordon, donations to the Friends of The Moncton Hospital (Oncology Unit) would be appreciated by the family. Online condolences for the family can be made at