George E. Richardson
George E. Richardson, 78, of Moncton, with loving members of his family by his side, passed away peacefully at The Moncton Hospital on Tuesday afternoon, April 3, 2012. Born in Moncton, he was the son of the late John and Myrtle (Simmons) Richardson. George was the former proprietor of Richardson Fuel and in later years, was the proprietor of Richardson Electronics. He was a member of Keith Lodge # 23, F. & A.M. and a former member of The Moncton Kinsmen Club and the K-40 Club of Moncton. He enjoyed photography, working on the computer, listening to music (instrumental), playing the trumpet in past years, socializing with his friends and spending quality time with his family.
George will be sadly missed by his loving wife of over 51 years, Norma (Arsenault) Richardson; loving children, Ann Buck (David), Beaver Bank, NS, John (Lauren), Lower Sackville, NS, Susan Richardson (Peter Buxton), Fort McMurray; precious grandchildren, Micheal, Lily and Emily and many close friends.
Visitation at Ferguson Knowles Funeral Home, 1657 Mountain Road, Moncton (858-1995) on Friday from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm. Public graveside service at Fair Haven Memorial Gardens on Saturday April 7, 2012 at 11:00 am, Rev. Delbert Bannister officiating, followed by a reception at Ferguson Knowles Funeral Home Reception Centre.
Special thank you to the Doctors and Nursing Staff of the Palliative Care Unit at The Moncton Hospital for the care given to George.
In George’s memory, donations to the Friends of The Moncton Hospital Foundation would be appreciated. Online condolences at