With great sadness we announce that Vivien Mary Elizabeth Anderson of Rothesay, NB, died peacefully on October 21, 2021 after a brief stay in hospital. Born in 1927, she was a daughter of the late Joseph and Catherine Shannon. Vivien was also predeceased by her husband, James Robert Anderson and her sister, Kathleen Hooper.
Vivien is survived by her sister, Connie Heenan of Saint John; her children: Rob Anderson (Lucille) of Kamloops, BC, Heather Anderson (Harvey Nelson) of Calgary, AB, and Bruce Anderson of Bear River, NS. She is also survived by her grandchildren: Christine (Josh) Miller, James (Emily) Anderson and Jeremy (Katrina) Anderson; and her great grandchildren: Noah, Ben, Sara, Ethan, Nolan, and Grace Miller, and Elise, Rory, and Isla Anderson.
Throughout her life Vivien always took the time to help others, and was active in the Baptist Church. The family would like to thank everyone who helped Vivien stay in her own home over the years. The family also wishes to extend their sincere gratitude to the staff on the 7th floor of St. Joseph’s Hospital.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Reid’s Funeral Home, Hampton, NB. A funeral service will be held at Kennebecasis Baptist Church on October 26, 2021, at 10:00AM. A private interment will take place from St. Stephen Rural Cemetery. Donations in honour of Vivien may be made to a charity of the donor's choice.
Vivien's funeral service will be available to watch through her obituary as soon as possible