George spent his first 7 years in the coal mining community of East Coulee, Alta. At 14, he accepted Jesus as Saviour while stooking wheat with his brother John. George loved Jesus and treasured God’s Word. He was a gentleman of integrity and virtue who cared deeply about his wife, family and friends. He delighted in singing with his parents, siblings and children. Teaching music and conducting choirs was his life-long passion. During his 8-month journey with cancer, George rejoiced in God’s grace together with loved ones and medical personnel. He had assurance he would soon celebrate in God’s house, forever enjoying the beauty of the Lord.