Sheldon Harry Stanton

August 16, 1961January 12, 2021

STANTON, Sheldon Harry, age 59, of Centerville, Digby Co. passed away peacefully in Digby General Hospital on January 12, 2021. Born August 16, 1961 he was a son of Helena Stanton nee Graham and the late Harry Stanton.

He was a hard worker, spending most of his lifetime as a fisherman on the open seas. He did odd jobs like berry picking and farm work. Sheldon was always willing to lend a hand. In his younger years Sheldon played hockey, friends say he was very competitive. He really loved playing guitar. His hobbies included snaring rabbits and beach combing. He also enjoyed gathering together with family and friends.

He is survived by his children, Sheldon Thibault, Douglas Thibault, Jessica Griffiths, Jeffrey Griffiths, Shelly Ann Thibideau, Sheldon Thibideau; sisters, Rhonda (Paul), Twilah (Donnie); brothers, Roger, Rodney (Mary), Bryson (Christeena) Stanton; grandchildren, Austyn, Keira, Dawson, Sadie Lynn, Blair, Ariah as well as many nieces, nephews; great nieces and nephews.

Besides his father Sheldon was predeceased by his grandparents, Leta and Fred Graham, Twilah and Emerson Brown, Arthur Stanton; brothers, Sherwin, Dwayne, Clayton and nephew, Douglas. Special thank you to staff and doctors on 2nd Floor Medical at Digby General Hospital and to Jayne’s Funeral Home.

Donations in memory may be made to the Searidge Foundation, 3289 Nova Scotia Trunk 1, Annapolis Royal, NS B0S 1A0 or a charity of choice.

Cremation has taken place under the care of Jayne’s Funeral Home, Digby. A Celebration of Sheldon’s Life will be held at a later date.

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Kim Shaw Crewe

February 13, 2021

My condolences to the family. I remember growing up, being practically neighbours, you & your brothers were our first visitors on Christmas morning! RIP Sheldon.

Gayle Handspiker Hamilton

January 15, 2021

Deepest condolences to the family ,so sorry for you loss
Gayle Handspiker Hamilton

Darlene Oliver

January 15, 2021

Condolences to all the Family ,Will also Remember our Christmas Song we Sang together...RIP Sheldon!!

Kathleen Harris

January 14, 2021

Deepest sympathy to family and friends. ❤️

Kendra Gidney

January 14, 2021

I am so sorry for your loss. My sincere condolences to all the family

Scott Morrell

January 14, 2021

RIP Sheldon

Krista Oswald

January 14, 2021

My condolences to Sheldon's family and friends.

Bonnie Laplante

January 14, 2021

Sheldon RIP and I remember when we all had fun living in Centreville. We will all be together once again someday and we will have that singsong once more. Rest high on the mountain my friend

Jackie & Curtis Weir

January 14, 2021

Our sincere condolences to Sheldon’s family and friends ❤️

Dorothy Nichols

January 14, 2021

Sincere condolences to the family...RIP Sheldon