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Gordon Mcgilvery

April 30, 1942 - November 18, 2012


On November 18, 2012, Mr. Gordon McGilvery of Saddle Lake passed away at the age of 70 years. He is survived by his children, Doris (Ralph) Benson & Peter (Beatrice) McGilvery all of Elk Point, Alvina McGilvery of Edmonton, Leanne (Garry) Louis of Ponoka, Ira (Andrea) McGilvery of Battle River, Miranda Delver & Gordon Jr. (Dawn Cardinal) McGilvery all of Saddle Lake; adopted son, Ben Cardinal of Saddle Lake; “Mom”, Marylis Buffalo; 28 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; brother, David McGilvery of Saddle Lake; adopted brother, Arnold H. Steinhauer of Saddle Lake; numerous nieces & nephews; his dog, Lily McGilvery. He was predeceased by his parents, Peter & Julian; daughter, Shawna McGilvery, first wife, Mary; second wife, Elizabeth; 6 brothers & 2 sisters, Sam McGilvery, Edmond McGilvery, Joe McGilvery, Louis McGilvery, Angelique Cardinal, Edna Whitford, Adolphus Bird & Donald McGilvery. A Wake will be held on Thursday & Friday, November 22 & 23 at Ayiwakes Cultural Centre, Saddle Lake. A Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, November 24 at 12:00 p.m. at Ayiwakes Cultural Centre, Saddle Lake. Reverend Robert Wright officiating, with interment in Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Cemetery, Saddle Lake. To send condolences online, please visit


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From: Onchaminahos Staff and Students
Relation: Elder who supported our school

Please accept our most heartfelt sympathies for your loss…our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time.

Service Schedule

  Funeral Service

Date & Time:
November 24, 2012
Beginning at 12:00pm

Ayiwakes Cultural Centre

Saddle Lake, AB Canada

Wake: Thursday & Friday, November 22 & 23 at Ayiwakes Cultural Centre, Saddle Lake. Leaving Grace Gardens at 3:00 p.m.

Saddle Lake, AB Canada

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