A MESSAGE FROM THE FAMILY

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OBITUARY

Ian Anderson

September 11, 1964October 8, 2021
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It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Ian, peacefully at home, with his family by his side, on Friday, October 8, 2021 at the age of 57 years. Beloved husband of Lesley for 25 years. Loving step-father of Jayson, Corey (Rhianon) and Kimberly. Adored Poppa of Mackenzy, Grace, Kaylee and Summer. Dear son of Ellen and Wayne "Andy" Anderson and predeceased by his birth mother Cheryl (Gerry) and survived by his mother in law Elaine Constable (Russ). Brother of Wayne (Nadine) and Eric and half brother of Leanne (Chris) and Daryl (Josée). He will be fondly remembered by his nephews and nieces.

Ian was the President of the Canadian Union of Postal Workers Ottawa Local 580. He was an employee at Canada Post for 38 years, and he will be sadly missed by his many co-workers and friends.

The family will receive relatives, friends and co-workers at McEvoy-Shields Funeral Home, 1411 Hunt Club Road (at Albion Road) on Thursday, October 14, 2021 from 1-4 & 6-9 pm. Due to covid 19 restrictions please call to schedule a time to attend. A Funeral Service will be available by live stream at https://funeraweb.tv/diffusions/38525 on Friday, October 15, 2021 at 11 am. In memory of Ian, kindly consider a donation to ALS Canada.

Services

  • Visitation (Please call the funeral home to schedule a time to visit)

    Thursday, October 14, 2021

  • Visitation (Please call the funeral home to schedule a time to visit)

    Thursday, October 14, 2021

  • Available by live stream only at www.funeraweb.tv

    Friday, October 15, 2021

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Melinda Jones

October 15, 2021

My deepest sympathies to Lesley and the family.
RIP my brother and friend.
You will be missed.

Joyce Martin

October 15, 2021

My condolences on the passing of a wonderful nephew, Ian. My heartfelt sympathies to Ian's wife, Lesley, and extended family, and to his parents, Ellen and Wayne (Andy) Anderson, and brothers Wayne and Eric. Ian, you will be sorely missed but your light will shine on in our hearts. You were and are a blessing to so many and will always be remembered and held dear. Love from Aunt Joyce.

Dana West (Lindsay)

October 15, 2021

My deepest heartfelt condolences to all family and friends on Ian’s passing.

Gaetanne Labonté

October 15, 2021

My deepest condolences to Lesley and the large CUPW family. His world was filled by laughter and good times. He will forever be remembered in our hearts. R.I.P. Ian!

Valerie Leonard

October 14, 2021

My deepest condolences Leslie and family. Ian was one of the nicest people I have had the pleasure of working with. His smile and sunny disposition made him easy to talk to. His passion as a union member made us all have faith in him. He will be greatly missed by so many. R.I.P Ian

Brenda Schoenermarck

October 14, 2021

I always remember Ian's warm and friendly smile at family get-togethers. Deepest condolences to Lesley and family. Our thoughts and prayers are with yoy. Hugs.

Love Brenda Schoenermarck and family and Aunt Gen

Brenda Ladouceur/ Brian Dunmall

October 14, 2021

Condolences to Lesley and Family 💖 He was a great person he will be missed 💖RIP Ian💖

Karen Anderson

October 14, 2021

My heartfelt condolences on Ian's passing. Truly one of a kind with an amazing sense of humour and kind heart, Ian will be forever missed. My thoughts and prayers are with the family during this incredibly difficult time.

Clinton Danny Anderson

October 14, 2021

Iam sorry to hear of your passing Ian. RIP Brother ,my condolences to lesley and family. You will be missed ,thanks for your service .

Robert Currier

October 14, 2021

Good thoughts to everyone who knew Ian and his family! Ian is a brother who I respected a great deal! Always had time for everyone and he was a great activist for worker's rights!

I will miss our conversations brother!

In solidarity,

Rob

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Out for Sunday brunch with family

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Our wedding day

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New Years Eve

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Leanne and Ian on his wedding day

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Monkeying around

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Kaylee chillin with Poppa

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