We regret to announce the passing of George Kenneth Logan Anderson, on Tuesday, December 15, 2020 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital in Sydney.

Born on June 22, 1938 in Sydney, George was the son of the late Emmanuel and Georgina (King) Anderson.

George was the owner of George’s Meat Market in the Pier. He loved being a meat cutter and was a very hard worker. He was dedicated to his family and was known as a kind man. He worked for a time at Church’s Meat Market in Marion Bridge before retiring. Going for a drive in the car and visiting family and friends was something he liked to do.

George is survived by his children, Tara (Peter), Linda (Gordon), Gregory (Julie), Allan (Rose), Jackie (Noelle) and Logan (Sherry); 18 grandchildren; 27 great-grandchildren; siblings, Francis (Olive), Grant (Yvonne), Harold (Isabel), Thelma, Helen, Joan, Bruce, Blair and Brian (Jenny); as well as many nieces and nephews.

Besides his parents, George is predeceased by his wife, Mary Catherine (Kennedy) Anderson; son, Michael; siblings, Dorothy, Joyce, Doreen, Sheila, Gerald and a great-grandchild, Isla Victory.

Due to Covid restrictions a Private Family Memorial Service to celebrate the life of George Anderson will be held at Pier Community Funeral Home, 1092 Victoria Rd. (entrance on Church St.), Whitney Pier on Saturday, December 19, 2020 at 11 a.m. with Fr. Paul Murphy officiating. Private interment in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Big Pond, will take place at a later date.

The family would like to thank the Cove Guest Home for their exceptional care of George in his time of need.

Donations in memory of George may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or a charity of one’s choice.

Online condolences can be forwarded to the family at and a live streaming link will be available during the service. Choose the Live Stream Link from the drop-down menu on the website. 

Funeral arrangements are entrusted to the care and direction of Pier Community Funeral Home.

Online Condolences

Dear Linda, Please accept our heart felt sincere condolences at this difficult time. You and your family are in our thoughts.
From:  Nancy and Francois Toupin

We were saddened to hear that your father had passed away. He was such a kind man and a wonderful friend to our mother while she lived at the Cove. We have many fond memories of your dad and we will cherish them always. We offer our most heartfelt sympathy.
From:  Cathy and Reg Johnston

Our deepest condolences to the Anderson Family
From:  Anna Marie & Brian Mac Nevin

To George’s family,
We are remembering you in our prayers at this difficult time of loss. May your many fond memories and the love and prayers of family and friends bring you comfort in your sorrow. May George Rest In Peace. God bless you all!
Love, hugs and prayers, Viola and Ivan
From:  Viola and Ivan Doncaster