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Obituary for Edward Best

Edward  Best
BEST, Edward Eric (Sept. 3, 1920-Aug. 6, 2017) – Passed away peacefully on Sunday, August 6, in the presence of his family at the Caribou Veterans Pavilion a sad but happy day as Edward joins his loving wife Jessie in heaven on this day, their Anniversary. Predeceased by his wife Jessie; sons: Gerald and Clyde. Leaving to mourn Sons: Phil(Loretta), George (Fern), Wally (Joyce) and Cyril (Elaine); daughters: Elizabeth (Jim) and Adele (Dave), eighteen grandchildren, twenty-four great grandchildren and one great-great grandchild, and a large circle of family and friends. Many thanks to the staff at the Caribou Veterans Pavilion. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in Edward’s memory can be made to a charity of one’s choice. Visitations to take place at Barrett’s Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue on Tuesday, August 8th from 2pm-4pm and 7pm-9pm. Funeral service will be held at Barrett’s Chapel on Wednesday, August 9th at 11am, interment to follow at Mount Pleasant Cemetery. To leave a message of condolence please visit
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