At the Charlotte County Hospital, St. Stephen, NB, Tuesday, October 31, 2017, Joan Marie Anderson. Born in St. Stephen, daughter of the late Leslie Malcolm and Blanche May (Adams) Purdy. Survived by her children, Michael (Julie Atkinson) of Oak Haven, NB and Christa Anderson (Derek Cole) of Lower Sackville, NS; grandchildren, Anderson and Amelia Cole; brothers and sisters, June Purdy of Old Ridge, NB, Nancy Erskine (Bill), Brenda Berriault, all of Bocabec, NB, George Purdy of Oak Haven, NB, Valerie Fairweather (David) of Grand Manan, NB, Chester Purdy of Old Ridge, NB, Joyce and Tammy Purdy, both of Oak Haven, NB; several nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents, she is predeceased by two brothers, Steven and David. Funeral service will be held at The S.O. Mehan & Son Funeral Home Ltd., 23 Main Street, St. Stephen, NB on Saturday, November 4, 2017 at 10 a.m. Visitation will be held at the funeral home on Friday, November 3, 2017 from 7 – 9 p.m. For those who wish, remembrances made to the Diabetes Association, NB Autism Society or a charity of one’s choice would be appreciated. Condolences may be sent to the family online at www.mehanfuneralhome.ca.