Delbert Sherwood Fowler, 92, of Moncton, formerly of Salisbury, passed away on Thursday, February 28, 2019 at the Moncton Hospital. Born in Upham, he was the son of Job and Jennie (Barnes) Fowler, and beloved husband of Shirley Fowler.
Delbert was a former member of Mason Lodge No. 10 Saint John, and member of St. Peters Anglican Church, Upham, NB. He enjoyed playing cards, and had a passion for driving truck. After retiring from truck driving, he continued to enjoy life on the road with his wife Shirley, and their camper trailer in tow. Together they visited Alaska, Florida, and many places in between.
In addition to his wife, Delbert is survived and sadly missed by his daughter, Deborah Jones (Brian); step-daughters, Karen Steeves-Simmons (Ellis), Katherine Cameron (Michael); step-sons, Kimberley (Beverly), Lewis (Cindy) and Jeffrey (Hectorine) Steeves; 16 grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.
Delbert was the last surviving member of his family. Besides his parents, he was predeceased by two step-daughters; sister Marguerite Allaby; brothers, James, Lloyd, Marshall and twin, Donald.
Special thank you to Dr. Hudson and the Moncton Hospital for the good care Delbert received.
Resting at Salisbury Funeral Home, 3350 Route 106 (372-4800) with visiting Wednesday, March 6, from 2 – 4 and 6 – 8 pm and from where the funeral will be held Thursday, March 7 at 11 am with Rev. Blair Holden officiating. Interment at Fairhaven Memorial Gardens.
In lieu of flowers, memorials to Friends of the Moncton Hospital would be appreciated by the family.