Frank Worden Britten
The family announces the passing of Frank Worden Britten which occurred at the Ridgewood Veterans Wing on Dec. 29th, 2017. Born April 11th, 1921 in Cody's, Queen County, NB; he was the son of Edward (Ted) and Helen (Worden) Britten.
Frank was a WWII Veteran who served in France, Belgium, Holland and Germany. He was a recipient of the French National Order of the Legion of Honour. Frank was employed by the Rothesay School Board in the maintenance department, then worked at the Saint John Dry Dock before retiring. He was a Legion member of Branch 58 for 72 plus years. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, playing cards, skating, dancing, gardening and summers at his place on the Washademoak Lake.
Survived by his wife, Ernestine (Ellis) of 69 years, daughters Sharon (Paul) Megarity, Laurine Bushey, Carol (Bill) Budd, two sons Carl (Anita) and Ian (Lisa), three granddaughters, four grandsons and five great grandsons, a brother Ellis, sister-in-law Anne of Dartmouth, NS, as well as cousins, nieces and nephews. Besides his parents Frank was predeceased by his brother Donald, sister-in-law Jean and son-in-law Peter Bushey.
Many thanks to all the staff at Ridgewood Veteran's Wing for their care and kindness.
Frank is resting at Kennebecasis Community Funeral Home, 152 Pettingill Road, Quispamsis (849-2119) with visiting on Wednesday, January 3, from 2-4 & 6-8 pm with a Legion Tribute Service starting at 3pm. Private Interment will take place at Oceanview Cemetery at a later date. In lieu of flowers, a donation may be made in Frank's memory to the charity of the donor's choice.