It is with heavy hearts that the family of Jean Jacques “JJ” Simon announces his unexpected passing that occurred on Saturday July 6, 2019 at his residence. JJ was born on May 25, 1949 in Nice, France and was the son of the late Andre and Lucy (Gossard) Simon. JJ was a chemical engineer working many years for Hercules Canada. He had a love for animals and especially enjoyed the company of his fur babies Blackey and Nyles.
He will be deeply missed by his loving partner of many years, Lana (Large) Burrell; sons Jamie, Scott, Malcolm and their mother Virginia Ball-Simon all of Ontario; step-daughter Leisa Flynn of Saint John; sister Dr. Jeannine Simon (Richard Young) and nieces Fiona, Eleanor and Gillian all of Montreal.
Arrangements are under the direction of Fundy Funeral Home, 230 Westmorland Rd. At his request there will be no visitation or funeral service. Donations in his memory may be made to the Salvation Army or the SPCA Animal Rescue.
SPCA Animal Rescue
295 Bayside Drive,, Saint John NB E2J 1B1
The Salvation Army Saint John Community Church & Family Services
P.O. Box 473, Saint John NB E2L 3Z8