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John Pelkey


John Pelkey
John Henry Pelkey of Perth-Andover, NB, passed away unexpectedly at his home on October 11, 2020.

John was born in California Settlement, NB, on September 17, 1942. He was the son of the late George and Mary (Dee) Pelkey. John leaves behind his loving wife Emily Pelkey (Watson); his daughters, Deanna Hovey of Perth-Andover, NB, Trena Christensen (Greg) of Hillandale, NB; his sons, Troy Pelkey of Perth-Andover, NB, and Jonathan Pelkey (Kylie) of Aroostook, NB; 13 grandchildren and one great grandson; his sisters; Naida DeMerchant of Perth-Andover, NB, Verna Johndro (Norman) of Caribou, ME; his brothers, Robert Pelkey (Kathy) of Hanwell, NB, Alton Pelkey (Heather) of Prince George, BC, Brian Pelkey of Moncton, NB.

John was predeceased by his parents; his baby boy; his brothers Francis and Steven Pelkey.

Funeral service was held on Thursday, October 15, 2020 at 1 pm from the Calvary Tabernacle. Rev. David Ferrell officiated, assisted by Rev. Kenneth Davidson. Interment followed in the Sunset Cemetery in California Settlement, NB.

Music for the service was by Rev. David and Roma Ferrell. The eulogy was given by Wade Rhynold and Ashlie White.

Pallbearers were Troy Pelkey, Ben Pelkey, Joseph Pelkey, Greg Christensen, Wade Rhynold, and Norman Watson.

Arrangements were entrusted to Brunswick Funeral Home, Perth-Andover, NB.
Service Date
Thursday, October 15, 2020
Service Time
1 pm
Service Location
Calvary Tabernacle, Perth-Andover, NB

Visitation Time
2-4 and 6-8 pm
Visitation Location
Calvary Tabernacle, Perth-Andover, NB

Burial Location
Sunset Cemetery, California Settlement, NB

Requested Charity
Sunset Cemetery California Settlement, NB