STEADMAN, Andrew Ellerby – Age 63, of Brigden, passed away suddenly on Wednesday, November 27, 2019 at his residence. Beloved husband of Mary C. Steadman (nee Patterson) for 39 years. Loving father of Erica (Chad Carruthers) Steadman, Mark (Jessica) Steadman, Erin (Colin Way) Steadman. Cherished grandfather of Mason. Dear son of Marie (late Lyle, 2004) Steadman. Brother to Norma (Bryan) Hackett, Tom (Carol) Steadman, David (Mary E.) Steadman, Neil (Barb) Steadman, Tony (Tammy Barker) Steadman. Dear son-in-law of Jean (late Raymond, 2016) Patterson, brother-in-law of Tim (Kim) Patterson, Lee (Jan) Patterson, Lori (Laurence) Roy. Survived by many nieces, nephews, cousins, aunts and uncles. Andy worked as a Paramedic for 30+ years and was a licenced Funeral Director for 38 years. He operated Steadman Brothers Brigden and District Ambulance Service and Parkway Ambulance Service until 2000 then took over Steadman Brothers Funeral Home with his brother Dave from 2000-2016. Andy’s hobbies included washing and waxing cars, tinkering in the garage, cutting grass and picking up stones.
Family and friends will be received at the BRIGDEN FAIR EXHIBITION HALL on Friday, November 29, 2019 from 1-4 and 7-9pm.
A private family service will be held at STEADMAN BROTHERS FUNERAL CHAPELS, Brigden. Interment to follow at Bear Creek Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, sympathy may be expressed through donations to Brigden United Church or Legacy Lappers (family/friends cancer fundraising team).
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