WATT; George T.
Passed away August 24, 2015 at the age of 84. Survived by his loving wife of 59 years, Grace; daughter Robin (Dan) Moser of Kelowna, BC, son Chris (Sandra) Watt of Kensington, PEI, grandchildren Brooke and Samantha Moser, brothers Ron (Eileen) and Artie, sister-in-law Carol and many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his parents Charlie and Jean Watt, in-laws Doug and Betty Bennett, sister-in-law and brother-in-law Betty and Ed Wittchen, brother-in-laws Lou Bertrand and Lee Berry and sisters-in-law Joy Lesuik and Betty Watt. George T. Watt “Cowboy” was born March 6, 1931 in Calgary, AB. George spent 45 years serving his country and the province of BC; 25 years in the Navy and 20 years as the Sheriff of Abbotsford, BC. He served aboard the HMCS Cayuga during the Korean War and Cuban Missile Crisis. He was a past board member of the Abbotsford Lions Club, Abbotsford and Kelowna Legion and Kinghaven Treatment Centre of Abbotsford, BC. He spent many years camping, boating and fishing off of Victoria and later traveling with their trailer through-out BC and Washington State. A memorial service will be held Friday, August 28, 2015 1:00 pm at Springfield Funeral Home 2020 Springfield Road, Kelowna, BC. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the BC Cancer Foundation www.bccancerfoundation.com.
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