John Crandall Tribe was born on December 7, 1938 in Upham, New Brunswick. He was the son of the late Percy R. Tribe and Edna A. (Kilpatrick) Tribe.
He enjoyed nothing more than puttering around the yard working on equipment. He spent most of his life working with heavy equipment and driving truck. He was a charter member of Kingsco Transport. When he wasn't working he enjoyed hunting and fishing and four wheel adventures with George.
He is survived by his son Karl Tribe (Shannon); his grandchildren: Kennedy (Emma) and Kassidy (Carter) Tribe and his common law wife, Ruth Kirk; as well as several nieces and nephews, extended family members and many friends.
Crandall Tribe of Apohaqui passed away at the Saint John Regional Hospital on July 31, 2022 at the age of 83.
Along with his parents, he is predeceased by his wife, Shirley Tribe; his sister, Georgia Kyle who passed away in 2021; his brother, Earl Tribe who passed away in 2016 and by his infant brother, Donald who passed away in 1931.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of Wallace Funeral Home, 34 Sunnyside Drive, Sussex, (506-433-1176) from where visitation will be held on Wednesday, August 3, 2022 from 11:00 – 1:00pm. A graveside service will be immediately following in Riverbank Cemetery.
Donations in memory of Crandall may be made to Alzheimer’s Society or the charity of your choice. Condolences to the family and donations may be made through WallaceFuneralHome.com