passed away peacefully on May 1, 2015 at Ridge Meadows Hospital at the age of 93. George was born in Calder Sask. He enlisted in the army and was a proud member of the Canadian Armed Forces. Later George moved his family to Maple Ridge where he worked at Hammond Cedar and on to Whonnock Lumber always an IWA member. He is predeceased by his granddaughter Cheryl-Ann Unrau in 1988 and great granddaughter Lucabella Delesoy in 2005. He is survived by his wife of 71 years Vicky; sister Betty Wice; daughters Alice(Jack) Allard, Rose(Len) Yalowica; sons Andy Delesoy and Gerald (Roseanne) Delesoy; 6 grandchildren; 17 great grandchildren, and 3 great great grandchildren. George’s passion was fishing, music, and fixing things. He was “Mr Fix It”. He had a sense of humor and quick wit. He had a love for life and loved by all. “He was a true inspiration”.
The family would like to thank the nursing staff at the Path unit, 3 North, and 2 West for treating Dad so well. He always said “Good Service.”
Memorial Service will be held at 1pm on Wednesday, May 6th at Garden Hill Funeral Chapel 11765-224th St, Maple Ridge.
Expressions of sympathy can be made at: www.gardenhill.ca