August 30, 1948 – February 20, 2023
In loving memory ~
Gordon Allan MacLaren Newberry, born August 30th, 1948, passed away February 20th, 2023, peacefully, with his family at his side.
He was predeceased by his parents, Gordon Newberry, and Corrine Newberry, as well as brothers Thomas and Clifton.
He is survived by, his son Geoffrey Newberry (Ori) and daughter, Holly Stone (Shawn), as well as granddaughters, Jillian, and Addison Stone.
Also survived by a sister, Joan Newberry (Hans-Herbert) of Germany, and brothers, Paul Newberry (Allan) of England and Ed Newberry (Susan) of Kamloops.
Allen spent most of his working life at Gilbert Smith Forest Products, although he worked for a time installing fire and burglar alarms in Calgary and one summer as a bush pilot in Northern Saskatchewan.
Big Al has gone on to a place where the fish are always biting, hunting seasons never close and motorcycles always start.
A celebration of life will be held in the spring in Barriere, B.C.
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