Sydney (Syd) Orland Douthwright, 87, of Salisbury passed away Wednesday December 21, 2022 at the Moncton Hospital. Born in Colpitts Settlement he was a son of Valentine and Greta Douthwright. Syd retired from Atlantic Engine rebuilders and he enjoyed backyard mechanic jobs, driving truck and his motorcycles. He was a member of Five Points Baptist Church and the Salisbury Lions Club where he was a proud recipient of the Melvin Jones Fellowship Award.
Survived and sadly missed by his wife Cheryl; his children Rodney (Cindy) and Unice MacLeod and Sandra Bunclark; his grandchildren Brandon, Erika, Josh, Zack and Theresa great grandchildren Mason, Brody,Braydon, Abby, Cobin, Ainsley, Bentley, Cassidy, Mikayla, Abbigail, Allison, Noah and Jordan. Survived also by step-children Jennifer Levine Simoneau, Donna Tingley and grandchildren George and Tamara Simoneau; by Uncle Bob Douthwright, Aunt Dorothy Morrissey and by several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his first wife Shirley, sister Carol Bannister and infant brother Wayne.
Family will receive relatives and friends at the Salisbury Funeral Home (372-4800) on Thursday December 29 from 6-8 p.m. A Celebration of Syd's life will be held from the funeral home chapel on Friday December 30 at 11 a.m. with Rev. Bill Parks and Pastor Paul Leger officiating. Interment at Fair Haven Cemetery, Moncton at a later date.
If desired, in memory of Syd, memorials to a local food bank would be appreciated by the family.
Please click here to view the celebration of life service livestream on December 30, 2022 at 11am.