George William Elliott passed away on August 4, 2008 at the age of 77. He was born December 4, 1931 in Eagles Hills District, Saskatchewan.
George served in the army for 27 years in the PPCLI and retired as a decorated Sergeant Major. He was awarded the British Empire Medal for his outstanding actions in Korea. He was well known by his family & friends for his dry wit & sense of humor, his sense of honor and generosity.
He was predeceased by his parents Leon & Edna Elliott, his ex-wife Edith, his brothers Leonard & Floyd, his nephew Len. He is survived by his sons William, (daughter in law Tracey) & David (daughter in law Chris), his grandson Aric (granddaughter in law Kaci), his great grand children Tyrenne & Jonathan, his niece in law Ester, his great nephews Travis & Sheldon. He will be greatly missed by his friends & family and his memory will be held strong by all who knew and loved him.
Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, August 8, 2008 at Wilson’s Funeral Chapel, 6120 Hwy 2A, Lacombe, AB. Interment to follow in the Lacombe Fairview Cemetery. If desired, memorial contributions may be made to the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch #79, 5138-49 Street, Lacombe, AB T4L 1J2. Expressions of sympathy may be forwarded to wfch @telusplanet.net (Subject: Elliott).
Wilson’s Funeral Chapel & Crematorium
serving Central Alberta with locations in Lacombe and Rimbey
in charge of arrangements. 403.782.3366 403.843.3388
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