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George Whitford

December 22, 1944 - September 15, 2015

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On September 15, 2015 Mr. George Whitford of Goodfish Lake passed away at the age of 70 years.  He is survived by his loving wife, Delia; children, Georgette (Joe) Dion, Orville (Candace) Memnook, Melanie (Travis) Matchatis, Daphne (Waylon) Favel, Charlene (Randy) Metchewais, Leonard (Lorna) Memnook, Wanda (Elmer) Whitford, Dennis (Christianne) Morin, Barclay Batoche, Cathy (Charles) Trembley, Charlotte (James) Lavalee, Charis Memnook & Lyndon (Kim) Memnook; adopted son, Robert Jackson (Lep); grandchildren, Chelise, Cassidy, Grayson, Reyhan, Gavyn, Westyn, Joleigh, Kaleigha, Alyssa, Kaycee-Jo, Dawson, Macy, Traylem, Tyrese & Racheal; great-grandchildren, Aubrey, Kenna, Liam, Deshaun & Kingsley; numerous other grandchildren & great-grandchildren; brothers & sisters, Myrtle Matiste, Henry (Angie) Whitford, Dehlia Steinhauer, Virginia Whitford, Mary Brertton, Arnold Whitford & Dwayne Whitford; special aunt, Maggie Houle; uncle, William Whitford; numerous nieces & nephews.  He was predeceased by his parents, Roy Whitford & Charlotte Houle & Edna McGilvery; 2 brothers, Allan Whitford & Gordon Steinhauer; uncle, Allan Houle; 7 infant grandchildren; 1 infant great-grandchild.  A Wake will be held on Saturday & Sunday, September 19 & 20 at Goodfish Lake Cultural Centre, Goodfish Lake.   A Funeral Service will be held on Monday,September 21 at 11:00 a.m. at Goodfish Lake Cultural Centre, Goodfish Lake.   Reverend Robert Wright will be officiating, with interment in Goodfish Lake Community Cemetery, Goodfish Lake.  To send condolences online, please visit www.gracegardensfuneralchapel.com.  
GRACE GARDENS FUNERAL CHAPEL, 5626 – 51 Street, St. Paul, AB T0A 3A1 780-645-2677

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From: Grace Gardens Funeral Chapel Staff

Grace Gardens Funeral Chapel Staff send our condolences to family and friends.

From: Russ Galas
Relation: Friend

To the Family & friends of Mr. George Whitford, please accept our condolences on the passing of George. God will place his arms around you all and help you through this difficult time in your lives. God Bless you all. Rest in peace my friend George, Russ & Jeaneen Galas

Service Schedule

  Funeral Service

Date & Time:
September 21, 2015
Beginning at 11:00am

Location:
Goodfish Lake Cultural Centre

Goodfish Lake, AB Canada


Goodfish Lake, AB Canada

  Wake

Date & Time:
September 19, 2015
Beginning at 4:31am

Location:
Goodfish Lake Cultural Centre

Goodfish Lake, AB Canada

Leaving Grace Gardens Funeral Chapel on Saturday, September 19,2015 @ 3:00 p.m.


Goodfish Lake, AB Canada

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