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  • James “Jim” Edward Sheffar

  • Passing Date:Mon, Aug 2 2021
  • Viewing:Wednesday, August 11: 3 – 7 PM.
  • Funeral Location:No Funeral
  • Resting Location:Bell’s Funeral Home, 651 King George Highway
  • Wishes:CNIB Foundation
James “Jim” Edward Sheffar
1952 – 2021

James “Jim” Edward Sheffar of Miramichi, NB, passed away on August 2, 2021 at the age of 69. Born in Chatham, NB, the son of the late Murray and Rita (Poirier) Sheffar.

Jim was in the Canadian Armed Forces as infantry solider and a cook; he also worked seismic for Tesla Exploration Ltd. Jim enjoyed time with his family and friends, playing cribbage and washer toss.

Jim is survived by his wife: Dale Sheffar; Jim’s son: Kirk Sheffar of Moncton, NB; sisters: Rose Dignam of Miramichi, NB, Gail Frigault (Roger) of Paris, ON and Judy Taylor (Mark) of Branford, ON; brothers: Daryl Sheffar (Renta) of London, ON and Vernon Sheffar of Moncton, NB.

Jim is predeceased by his parents, Murray and Rita.

At Jim’s request there will be no funeral service. A public visitation will be held at Bell’s Funeral Home, 651 King George Highway, Miramichi on Wednesday, August 11, 2021 from 3:00 – 7:00 PM.

As expressions of sympathy, in Jim’s memory, donations may be made to CNIB Foundation. Messages of condolence for the family can be sent through the funeral home website at

Funeral arrangements are under the care of Bell’s Funeral Home, 651 King George Highway, Miramichi, NB. E1V 1N9. Telephone: 622-3600
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