ELLIS, GEORGE KEMP
It is with great sadness and a deep sense of loss that we announce the sudden death of George Ellis. George was born December 5, 1926 in Hamilton, Ontario. George lived life to the fullest. He was an avid glider pilot and he built his own planes and boats. George was 81 years old and died of Cardiac arrest. Living in Abbotsford for 18 years he was predeceased by his wife Vin Scott, siblings; Arthur, Earle, Russell and Emily. He is survived by his sister Audrey Worthington. Audrey remembers George building his plane in the basement of his home on Hamilton Beach in which the wall of the basement had to be removed to move the plane. George had no children but leaves behind a faithful companion, his dog Dixie, & Donna who was like his adopted daughter and Ester his very best friend.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the SPCA in Abbotsford. A celebration of George’s life is planned for Saturday, October 18 from 2-4 p.m.. Please call 604-746-1099 or 604-850-3076 for more details.