George Phillip Cheasley beloved husband of Mrs. Velma Cheasley passed away at the Foothills Medical Centre on Monday, April 14, 2008.
George was born and raised on a farm near Alexander, MB. He had many challenges and had great success with all his ventures as a farmer, as well as owner and operator of Texaco Service Stations. He was a long time member of the Royal Canadian Legion #284. George also received many awards for safe city and highway driving. George worked for Calgary Transit for thirty-five years where drove a Bus and was a Heavy Equipment Operator (tractor-trailer). George just wanted people to be decent and honest and may God bless. George had a brilliant mind for business and was very successful. He had many activities that he enjoyed upon retirement, crib, darts, lawn bowling and displaying his show car. With a great sense of humour George had a great social life with many friends and family.
Besides his loving wife Velma, George is also survived by his two daughters and one son-in-law, Sharon and Clay Hodges; Heather Cheasley all of Calgary; and two grandchildren, Shannon Hodges and Christopher Hodges. He is also survived by two sisters, Winelda Curtis of Brandon, MB; Jean (Miles) Stephens of Calgary, AB; and one sister-in-law Gladys Cheasley of Alexander, MB and families; as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
Funeral Services will be held at Crossroads Community Church (912 – 19 Stret N.E.) on Thursday, April 17, at 1:00 p.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com
In living memory of George Cheasley, a tree will be planted at Nose Creek Valley by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Chapel of the Bells, 2720 CENTRE STREET NORTH, Telephone: (403) 276-2296.Print This Obituary & Condolences