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James Sabean


James Sabean

          It is with great sadness that the family of James William Sabean announces his passing which occurred on Friday, April 12, 2019 at the Saint John Regional Hospital. Born in Saint John, NB, on January 31, 1957, he was the son of the late James Sabean Sr and Lena (Little) Totten.

          James is survived by his loving wife of 41 years, Aleta Sabean (Garland); son Jason Sabean (Ashley) of Saint John, NB; daughters: Lori Patriquen (Nathan) of Grand Bay-Westfield, NB, and Angie Sabean (Lloyd) of Rothesay, NB; grandchildren: Emma, Jacob, Chelsea, Ashley, Chevy, Riley, Brady, Taliegha and Tate; sisters: Joselyn (Jim) Totten of Salisbury, NB, Jeannie (Doug) Petterson of Barnesville, NB, and Linda Sherwood of Upham, NB; brothers: Johnny (Lynn) Sabean of Saint John, NB, and Dave (Cathy) Sabean of Saint John, NB; sister-in-law Debera Sabean of Barnesville, NB; half siblings: Joe (Faye) Totten of Barnesville, NB, Cindy McLaughlin (Rob) of Otter Lake, NB, Peter Totten (Heather) of Otter Lake, NB, Mary Totten (Dave) of Grove Hill, NB, and Matthew (Carrie) Totten of Grove Hill, NB; as well as several nieces and nephews. Besides his parents, James was predeceased by his brother Stephen Sabean in 2018.

          Arrangements have been entrusted to Reid’s Funeral Home (506-832-5541), 1063 Main Street, Hampton, NB, where visitation will be held on Tuesday, April 16 from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8pm. The funeral service will be held on Wednesday, April 17, at 2:00pm from Reid’s Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will take place at Barnesville Presbyterian Cemetery.

          Donations in memory of James may be made to the Living Memorial or to the memorial of the donor’s choice. Personal condolences to the family and memorial donations may be made through

Service Date
Wednesday, April 17, 2019
Service Time
Service Location
Reid's Funeral Chapel

Tuesday, April 16, 2019
Visitation Time
2 to 4 and 6 to 8pm
Visitation Location
Reid's Funeral Home, 1063 Main Street, Hampton

Burial Date
Wednesday, April 17, 2019
Burial Time
following funeral service
Burial Location
Barnesville Presbyterian Cemetery

Requested Charity
Living Memorial or Donor's Choice