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Sheldon Samet

August 27, 1930 - October 22, 2019
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Brunswick-Sheldon Samet age 89 died peacefully on October 22nd surrounded by his family.  He was born in Brooklyn August 27, 1930, the son of Rose and Irving Samet.  He attended Brooklyn schools and graduated Erasmus Hall High School in 1948.

On December 20, 1952 he married Armelle T. Sylvestre.  Sheldon served four years in the United States Navy.  He then owned and operated a dry cleaning establishment in Brooklyn, New York until he retired in 1991.

He enjoyed bowling, which he was president of the bowling league for many years.   He also loved playing cards and golf.  While living in Florida, he successfully ran a monthly bus trip to the Hard Rock Café in Tampa.  Sheldon "Sunshine Sammy” loved socializing and had a tremendous sense of humor.  He was well known for his wit.

Surviving is his wife Armelle.  A son Jack of Florida. A daughter Diane Arena and her husband Peter of Bath. A daughter Renee Buck of Florida.  Predeceased by a brother Edwin of New York.  A brother Jack and his wife Anita of New Jersey.  Three grandchildren Corey, Courtney and Julian.

Visiting hours will be held Tuesday, October 29th from 6-8PM at Stetson’s Funeral Home 12 Federal St. Brunswick. A graveside service with military honors will be held at 2 PM on Wednesday, October 30th at St. John’s Cemetery, Brunswick.

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