It is with great sorrow that we announce the passing of Nelligan “Sonny” Desjardins, peacefully on Sunday, May 23rd 2021, at the Pontiac Community Hospital, Shawville, Quebec at the age of 76. Son of the late Thomas Desjardins and the late Ida May Godin. Survived by sisters Mildred, Elaine (late Garey Stitt) and brother Neil (Helen Rebertz). Predeceased by sisters Clarice (late Gilbert Meilleur), Inez (late Octave Vallee), Jean (Late Leo McNamara), Jacqueline (late Marcel Cronier) and brothers Maurice, Wilfred (late Linda Hérault), Clifford (late Barbara Sloan and Kay Anderson) and Francis. Cherished uncle to many nieces and nephews, great-nieces and nephews and great-great nieces and nephews. “Uncle Sonny” as everyone knew him, had a great love of life. Always laughing, telling jokes and being the life of the party. His family was of utmost importance to him. A graveside service will be held at a later date in St. Elizabeth’s cemetery, Vinton, Quebec.