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John Thomas Kidney


It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of John Thomas Kidney of Fredericton on February 4th, 2019. He was 68.  Born in Woodstock NB, he was a son of the late Winfred and Florence (Bryant) Kidney.

John was a great father and one of a kind, he was honest, had integrity, kind and generous, a real gentleman. John loved his trucks, always keeping them shined up, especially the chrome. He worked for M.W. Price and sons.  He was previously employed by Midland Transport, RST and Sunbury Transport. He received the Million Mile Award for safe driving. He was widely known as "Cowboy" during his long-haul trucking years. 

He will be deeply missed by his two sons; David and Taylor, a brother Roger (Jackie), a sister Judy and his best friend Cara Paul, as well as several nieces and nephews.

By John’s request there will be no visitation or funeral service. Burial will be in the family plot at the Kirk Cemetery

Donations in John’s memory may be made to DunRoamin stray and rescue, Lung Association or a charity of the donor’s choice.

Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Bishop’s Funeral Home, Fredericton, NB (458-1885). Online condolences and the sharing of memories may be expressed through

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