George Stewart

George Stewart

George Smith Stewart

December 27, 1921 ~ April 28, 2012

George Smith Stewart passed away peacefully on April 28, 2012 in the Nelson hospital after a short bout with cancer.

George was born December 27, 1921 in Dundee Scotland, spent over 50 years in Edmonton and area, retired in Riondel and had just moved to Nelson to Lake View Village.

George was predeceased by his wife Jean in 1983 and his daughter Donna in 2007.

He is survived by two grandsons, James Barels of Regina, Saskatchewan and John Barels of Edmonton, Alberta; and one great-granddaughter Rebecca Nixon of Walker, Louisiana.

Special thanks to Dr. Woodward, the staff on the third floor of the Nelson hospital, the staff at the Trail hospital and the staff and residents at Lake View Village for their wonderful care and concern, and thanks to his many friends.

A Celebration of George’s Life will be held on Saturday, June 2, 2012 from 2pm until 4pm at Bob’s Bar and Grill, 319 Fowler, Riondel, BC.

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Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Thompson Funeral Services Ltd.

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