Ronald “Beaker” Robert Steeves of Forest Hill passed away at the Moncton Hospital on December 30, 2015. Born in Saint John, he was a son of the late Robert and Olla “Sally” (nee Reynolds) Steeves.
Ronald retired from the Canadian Coast Guard as a Chief Engineer after 28 years service.
He is survived by his sisters: Linda Arbeau (Victor) of Portage Vale, Sheila Mullin (Walter) of Elgin, Nancy Best (late Gary) of Parkindale; his brothers: Mike Steeves and Frederick Steeves (Kim) all of Little River, and John Steeves of Salisbury; as well as by many nieces and nephews.
A time of remembrance will be held at the First Elgin Baptist Church on Saturday January 2, 2016 from 2 to 4 pm. Interment will be held in the Hillside Cemetery at a later date. Arrangements have been entrusted to the professional care of Armstrong’s Funeral Home, 33 Russell Street, Petitcodiac, NB.
In lieu of flowers, donations to the Friends of the Moncton Hospital would be appreciated by the family.
Online condolences are available at: www.armstrongsfh.com
He was a loving son, and a great big brother we could always rely on.