Dec 16, 1947 – August 7, 2016
Gordon John Anderson was born is Wallesy, England on Dec 16, 1947. He came to Canada in 1950 with his parents and 3 siblings and settled in Sidney, BC. Gord was a baker in Sidney. He met and married his wife Brenda Oct 5, 1974 in Victoria, BC. They moved to Quesnel with their eldest daughter in 1982, where Gord continued as a Baker with Horst Teetzen and Quesnel Bakery. Gord & Brenda watched their family grow for 34 yrs.
His love of horse showing with his children, fishing and hunting with his son-in-law, and riding ATV’s with his grandchildren were Gord’s most cherished memories. He passed away in Vancouver, BC Aug.7, 2016.
Gord is survived by his loving wife of 41 years, Brenda, daughters; Krista (Rick), Joanne(Dale), Tammy(Brian) and grandchildren; Monica, Bianca, Emma, Brea-Lynn, Patricia & Robert. Siblilngs; Shirley, Dennis, Jackie, Lynn & Douglas. Many nieces and nephews and is predeceased by parents; Cecil & Elsie.
A Celebration of Life will be held at the family home at 1708 Fielding Rd.
September 3, 2016 from 1 – 3 pm.
At Gord’s request there will
not be a funeral service.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Gord’s memory to the Lung Association or the Heart & Stoke Foundation.