It is with great sadness that the family of Monty McBriar announce his passing, which took place on December 3, 2017 at the Saint John Regional Hospital, surrounded by family and friends. Monty was predeceased by his parents, Jack and Fran McBriar of Saint John, NB.
Monty is survived by his loving wife, Wanda (Clifford); and his sons: Neil (Suzanne) of Nelson, BC, and Rob (Coralee) of Passekeag, NB. Monty was a very loving grandfather to Talel, Noah and Allie.
Born in Sudbury, ON on December 28, 1944, Monty spent his childhood in High Falls, ON. He moved to Saint John, NB, where he became a machinist/millwright, and made Quispamsis his home where he raised his family.
Monty enjoyed his career at Irving Paper for over 35 years. He was a member of the Masonic Albion Lodge and was an avid outdoorsman. Monty held his family and friends very close to his heart. Monty's positive outlook on life touched everyone that knew him. He will be greatly missed by his family and friends
Resting at Brenan’s Funeral Home, 111 Paradise Row, Saint John, NB (634-7424), with visiting on Wednesday, December 6, 2017 from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 pm. A funeral service will be held on Thursday, December 7, 2017 at 2 pm from Brenan’s Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will take place in Cedar Hill Extension Cemetery. For those who wish, remembrances to the Canadian Cancer Society or a charity of the donor’s choice would be appreciated by the family.