May 17, 1925 – July 25, 2012
Following a brief illness, George passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on July 25, 2012. Although he moved to Edmonton in the last year of his life to be nearer to family, he lived and worked for many years in the Calgary area and chose to call it home.
George was predeceased by his wife of fifty-one years, Hazel; his brothers, Harold and Ted; and his three sisters, Helen, Isabel and Peggy. Leaving to mourn his passing are his children, Douglas (Cheryl) Archbold, Donald (Lynda) Archbold, Maryanne (Charlie) Wilson, Janice (Richard) Brant, and Kerry (David) Stratton; his grandchildren Jennifer Wise, Victoria Archbold, Jessica Love, Justin (Nicole) Archbold, Alexander (Melissa) Archbold, Alanna Wilson, Caitlin (Aaron) Congdon, Sarah Stratton, and Paris Stratton; and his great-grandchildren, Holly Wise, Jamie Archbold, Aaron Archbold, Stephen Archbold, Jason Archbold, and Abigail Archbold.
Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Fish Creek Chapel (14441 Bannister Road S.E.) on Thursday, August 2, 2012 at 2:00 p.m. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. In lieu of flowers, if friends so desire, donations in memory of George can be made to the Canadian Board of Missions Church of God located in Camrose, Alberta.
In living memory of George Archbold, a tree will be planted at Big Hill Springs Park Cochrane by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Fish Creek Chapel, 14441 BANNISTER ROAD S.E. Telephone: (403) 256-9575.Print This Obituary & Condolences