At the Queen Elizabeth Hospital, the passing of Dale Cecil Sanderson age 61, of Cardigan, occurred on Monday, March 29, 2021. Dale was born in Montague on July 15, 1959, he was a skilled carpenter, loyal friend, and loving father and grandfather. Dale was never afraid to speak the truth, he rarely completed a sentence without some sort of sarcastic remark, and to truly know Dale was to have been donned with one of his unique nicknames. He was the loving son of the late Daniel and Blanche (Burke) Sanderson. Dale is survived by his three girls, Paula Sanderson, Cheryl Sousa (Matthew), Robin Macneil (Lucas); mother of the children Susan Sanderson (Kelly); five grandchildren, Erika Sanderson, Jonathan Spaulding, Elenore and Coraline Sousa, and Jarrett Macneil; brothers and sisters, Muriel Bungay, Raymond Sanderson (Theresa), Joan MacDonald, Merle MacDonald, Dionna MacDonald, Brent Sanderson, Rhonda MacLeod, Garnett Sanderson, Blaine Sanderson, Lionel Sanderson; sister-in-law Sheila Sanderson; brother-in-law Alex MacDonald; mother-in-law Ione Kelly (Johnston); numerous cousins, nieces and nephews, and friends that he made family. Predeceased by sisters Barbara O’Brien, Waneta MacDonald and brother Emmett Sanderson.
Covid-19 restrictions and by his personal request there will be no
visiting or service at this time. Private family service to be held at
a later date. Online condolences and donations to the Kings
County Memorial Hospital may be made through the Funeral Home website