Gordon Edgar Sabine
Gordon Edgar Sabine –
76, of Vimy Court, Bible Hill, NS, formerly of Belmont, Col. Co.,
completed his earthly journey to his heavenly home on Friday,
September 14th, 2018. Born March
16th, 1942 in Southville, NS he was a son of
the late Lennie (Lewis) and Edgar Sabine. Gordon is survived by his
wife of 56 yrs., Sheila (Churchill) Sabine, Belmont.
Children: Lorenda (Joe) Ebbett, Tatamagouche, Rev. Kirk
(Virnna) Sabine, Sus, NB., Leah (John) Pembridge, River John
Grandchildren: Alexander (Candace) Allen, Westville, Natasha Allen
(Kevin) Manganese Mines, Matthew Allen, Goose Bay, Labrador, Miles
(Megan) Sabine, Portland, Maine, Kendra (Kyle) Varoskovic,Upland,
Indiana, Abram Sabine, Sus. Great grandchildren: Benjamin
Allen, Lucas Allen, and Jade Varoskovic. Along with his parents he was
predeceased by his brother Bobby Sabine ,sister-in-law, Linda Sabine,
a sister and three brothers in infancy.
Gordon, a carpenter by trade, began his career in the
construction Industry, followed by 28 years in Vocational Education as
a Carpentry Instructor, retiring in 1995 from the Colchester Regional
Vocational School, Truro. Things that held importance for Gordon were
family, friends and involvement in the life of his church. A
member of The Wesleyan Church he served on several committees over the
years. He was involved in the construction of the sanctuary which was
dedicated in November 1988. Gordon served as a member the
District Board of Administration of the Atlantic District of The
Wesleyan Church for nearly two decades. Gordon loved outdoor
activities especially hunting and fishing, He was a car racing
enthusiast. There will be a celebration of Gordon’s life at
The Connection Wesleyan Church, 38 Pleasant St., Truro, Tuesday,
September 18th, 2018. 2 p.m.
Visitation will be held 12:00 – 1:55 pm, followed by the
Celebration. Reception following at the church. A Graveside Service
and interment will be held Wednesday, September
19th, 2 p.m. at the Southville Church of Christ
Cemetery, Langford Rd., Weymouth. Family flowers only.
Memorial Donations may be made to Kingswood University Scholarship
Fund, PO Box 5125 St N Main Sus, NB E4E 5L2 or a charity of your
choice. Sincere thanks to the staff of Shannex – Vimy Court
for all of the care and friendship extended to Gordon during the two
plus years he resided there.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Mattatall –
Varner Funeral Home, 55 Young St., Truro. Private messages
of condolence may be sent to the family by viewing Gordon’s
obituary and selecting “Send A Condolence” at:
Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of Gordon Edgar Sabine 19422018..