George Edward passed away peacefully at MSA Hospital in Abbotsford, BC on December 28, 2004, aged 86 years.
Predeceased by Gertrude, his devoted wife of 65 years; his parents, sisters and brothers. George is survived by his sons George and his wife Lorraine and Gary and his wife Kathleen, as well as his seven grandchildren; 11 great grandchildren and one great great grandson. He will be sadly missed by his many nieces, nephews and dear friends, especially his Japanese family, the Kageyamas, of Vancouver.
George was active for many years in the Scouting movement, as “Akela” with the 1st North Burnaby and 142nd Carleton District Cub packs. George was a life time member of the NMRA. He will be fondly remembered by cashiers and other service persons as the Werthers man, he always had a pocketful of Werthers Originals.
A memorial service will be held at 2:00 pm on Friday, January 14 at St. Dunstans Anglican Church, 3025 – 264th St., Aldergrove, Rev. Beverly Stewart will officiate.
First Memorial, Aldergrove