Born in Edmonton, AB on October 26th, 1921. George passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family on June 29th, 2003 at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Comox, BC.
George is survived by his loving wife of 58 years, Margaret(Maudy) Hobson; daughter Leslie and son-in-law John King’ son Art and daughter-in-law Jo Ann, and grand-children Elliot and Aynsley; sisters Rene(Alex) Urquhart of Courtenay, BC, and Francis(Bill) Germann of Campbell River, BC; sisters-in-law Eve Zink of Sarnia, ON; Bev(Ken) Aitken of Courtenay, BC; Kassy(Albert) Cessford of Courtenay, BC, and Marie(Don) Gordon of Comox, BC, and all their families.
A Service to Celebrate George’s Life will be held at 2:00p.m. on Saturday July 5th, 2003 at the Florence Filberg Centre, 411 Anderton Avenue, in downtown Courtenay. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in George’s Memory to the Comox Valley Community Foundation or the charity of your choice.