Grace Fagner Anderson (nee Pennell)

September 19, 1925 to February 5, 2020



Grace Fagner Anderson (nee Pennell) was born in St. John’s, NL on September 19, 1925. At age 94 she slipped into a peaceful sleep at the Caribou Memorial Veterans Pavilion (CMVP) on February 5, 2020. Predeceased by her parents Samuel and Effie Pennell. Left to celebrate her life is her loving husband of 74 years Charles (Andy) Anderson; daughter Carla Crawford; grandchildren Skye (Rocky) and Ryan; great grandchildren Alexander and Anna; sister Betty and family; brother Boyd; brother Eddie (Anne); along with numerous friends and family. To the nurses and doctors at the CMVP and especially her family physician, Dr. P. Crocker, you were all so kind and caring to Grace and family, thank you for all you do. At Grace’s request, cremation has taken place with no visitation. A gathering of family and friends to celebrate Grace’s life will take place at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Kidney Foundation or The Bliss Murphy Cancer Care Foundation. To send a message of condolence please visit


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Andy and family, we are so sorry to see that Grace has passed. Greg and I have such wonderful memories of the St Johns visits to Grace, Andy and all with our Aunt Audrey Anderson. Our thoughts are with you. Cindy and Greg

Andy and family,
Sincere condolences on Mrs. Anderson’s passing.
She was such a lovely lady. I loved to have a chat with her in the lobby at Windermere when she was going to or coming from visiting you.
Jane Piercey

Sorry to hear about your sister. Thoughts and prayers are with you.

Andy & family,
So sorry for your loss of such a wonderful woman.
In the short time that I had known Grace, I have lovely memories of her.
Please hold tight to your memories of a beautiful soul. God bless
Rest Easy Grace.

So sorry to hear about Graces passing she was such a lovely lady it was always a pleasure to serve her when she came in to get her tickets. Thoughts and prayers are with you and your family Hugs.RIP

Sorry to hear the news about Grace. May you have comfort in knowing that you have family and friends who share your sorrow.

Please accept my deepest condolences on Grace’s passing. She was a wonderful, kind person. We enjoyed many chats whenever she visited Andy. We were all so glad when she came to live with us only a short time ago. She will be dearly missed.