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Obituary for George Edwin Nickerson

George Edwin Nickerson of Pleasant Lake passed away March 30,2024 at the VG Hospital, Halifax. Born in Yarmouth on March 20,1962 he was a son to the late George and Freda (Vickery) Nickerson. George was a jack of all trades, working many jobs throughout the years, most recently an office job as Resource Coordinator with Acadian Seaplants. He was a prankster and jokester, always looking for someone to join in on his shenanigans. He thoroughly enjoyed spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren who meant the world to him. He was an outdoorsman, loved camping, fishing, woodworking and drives to the wharfs. He is survived by his loving spouse, Shelley LeBlanc; stepdaughters, Jasmine (Dylan Fryia), Jenna, Sammy (Morgan Cottreau), Tammy (Ryan d’Entremont; brother, Doug Nickerson; sisters, Gloria (Jim) LeBlanc, Wendy (Gary) Stoddard; grandchildren, Caleb, Tomas, Dannika, Ayden, Bennett, and Ava. Cremation has taken place under the care and direction of Sweeny’s Funeral Home and Crematorium, Yarmouth. A graveside service will be held, Friday, April 5,2024 at 1 p.m. from the Riverside Cemetery. Rev A.D. Bill Newell officiating. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to the Tri County VON, The Lodge that Give or the SPCA.