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Robert "Bob" Murray Anderson

Robert "Bob"  Murray Anderson

Robert "Bob" M. Anderson, 86, of K.E. Spencer Memorial Home, passed away peacefully at his residence on Tuesday, October 13, 2020.

Born in Moncton, he was the son of the late Lester and Viola (Armstrong) Anderson.

Bob was a retired Electronic Technician at The Moncton Hospital with 34 years’ service. He was a member of St. John’s United Church, former Church Elder, past member of the Moncton Amateur Radio Club and member of the Retired Members of the 32nd Moncton Service Battalion Association.

His hobbies included flower and vegetable gardening, bird watching and feeding, was well known for his love of animals, spending summers at the trailer in Grande Digue and socializing with friends and spending time with his grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Bob will be sadly missed by his wife of over 60 years, Barbara (McBeath) Anderson; daughters, Nancy Fraser (Gary) of Miramichi and Heather LeBlanc (Brian Graham) of Moncton; grandchildren, Matthew (Tomoko), Mark (Angie), Nicholas (Joy), Brittany (Olivier) and Elizabeth (Chris); great grandchildren, Noah, Nina, Hadley, Ainsley, Ellie and Vera; sister, Barbara Hargrove; brothers, Douglas, Ronald (Janice); sister-in-law, Judy Wilson (Art), as well as several nieces, nephews and extended family members.

Visitation at Fergusons Funeral Home, 1657 Mountain Road, Moncton (858-1995) on Thursday from 6:00 to 8:00 pm. A Service to celebrate and honor Bob's life will be held from Fergusons Funeral Home Chapel on Friday, October 30, 2020 at 11:00 am. COVID 19 protocols must be followed and wearing a mask is mandatory.

To view the service from a mobile device or tablet, please use the following link: 

A heartfelt thank you to the Staff of Spencer Home for the care and kindness shown to Bob during his stay.

In memory of Bob, donations to St. John’s United Church (, the Greater Moncton SPCA ( or a memorial of the donor’s choice would be appreciated. Online condolences for the family may be shared on Fergusons Funeral Home Facebook page or at

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Service Date
Friday, October 30, 2020
Service Time
11:00 am
Service Location
Fergusons Funeral Home Chapel

October 29, 2020
Visitation Time
6:00 to 8:00 pm
Visitation Location
Fergusons Funeral Home

Requested Charity
St. John's United Church, Greater Moncton SPCA or Memorial of Choice