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Fidelity Chapter # 36 mourns the loss of Bro. Gordon Marshall

Gordon M. Marshall, 89, of Riverview, passed away peacefully at The Moncton Hospital on Friday, September 3, 2021.
Born in Saint John, he was the son of the late David and Jessie (Burns) Marshall.
Gordon was retired from Bell Alliant (NB Tel) with 36 years' service. He was a member of St. John the Baptist Anglican Church and the Men's Club within the Church; a 32nd Degree Mason; member and Past Master of Keith Lodge #23, F. & A.M., member of Saint John Luxor Shrine Temple and the Moncton Shrine Club, member of the Royal Order of Scotland, Past Patron and member of Fidelity Chapter #36, O.E.S. and a member of the Telephone Pioneers.
Gordon enjoyed a daily afternoon toddy, doing crossword puzzles, watching curling, the Toronto Blue Jays and his beloved New England Patriots.
Gordon will be sadly missed by his wife of 68 years, Shirley (Speight); children, David (Gloria) of Moncton, Brady and Mary, both of Riverview; grandchildren, Laurie Anne, Amy, Jessica and Blair; six great grandchildren; one great, great granddaughter; sister, Norma vonJena of Connecticut; and several nieces, nephews and extended family members.
In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by his brother, Keith.
Visitation will be held at Fergusons Funeral Home, 1657 Mountain Road, Moncton (858-1995) on Sunday, September 5, 2021 from 6:00 to 9:00 pm. Keith Lodge #23, F. & A. M. memorial service followed by a Fidelity Chapter #36, O.E.S. service will take place prior to visitation. A service to celebrate and honour Gordon's life will be held from St. John the Baptist Anglican Church, Woolridge Street, Riverview, on Monday, September 6, 2021 at 11:00 am, with Rev. Julian Pillay and Archdeacon Brent Ham officiating. A reception will follow the service. Interment will be in Fair Haven Memorial Gardens.
In memory of Gordon, donations to St. John the Baptist Anglican Church, Shriners Hospital 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 www.fergusonsfuneralhome.com