Collin John Lewis
It is with deep sadness to announce the sudden passing of
Collin John Lewis of Riverview, on April 14th at the Saint John
Regional Hospital. Collin was born in Canterbury, NB on March 5,
He can only be described as a good man He was everyone's go to guy for anything and everything.
Collin retired from the CN in 1993 with 36 years’ service and often spoke fondly of his career as an electrician at the "Shops" and his many friends from work.
In past years he enjoyed traveling with his loving wife
Annabel, often accompanied with his brother Joe and his wife Donna. He
also enjoyed "hunting" trips with family, usually not even
bothering to load a gun.
Nothing was more important to him than family, always making sure he could assist in any manner possible. He loved his garden, likely the biggest and most well tended in Riverview. Collin was an avid runner well into his 50's and later took up cycling which he enjoyed right to his last day.
Collin is survived by his greatest love, Annabel, his wife of
59 years. Also left to mourn are his sons John (Debbi), Joseph, James
and Jason. Grandchildren, Melissa, Matt, Nancy, Rachel, Kaitlin,
Michael, Melanie, Darcie, Myles, Samuel, Fern and Sunny and by four
He will also be deeply missed by his brother Joe (Donna), his many friends, especially Carl VanIderstine.
He was predeceased by his parents George and Pearl (Dow) Lewis, his sister Maye.
The family will be receiving relatives and friends at Tuttle Brothers Riverview Funeral Home, 214 Pine Glen Rd. Riverview, NB. on Saturday, April 20, 2019 from 2:00pm to 7:00pm
A Celebration and Tribute will follow at Tuttle Brothers Riverview Funeral Home Chapel, on Saturday, April 20, 2019 from 7:00 pm to 8:00pm.
Interment will be in Midland Cemetery, Midland, King Co. NB at a later date
Donations made to your local SPCA, the Albert County Food
Bank or to a charity of donors choice would be appreciated.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Tuttle Brothers & Riverview Funeral Home 214 Pine Glen Rd. Riverview, NB (506) 857-9544
Online condolences can be made at www.tuttlefuneralhome.ca