August 4, 1928 – September 5, 2012
George Murray of Calgary, passed away on Wednesday, September 5, 2012 at the age of 84 years.
George was born in Scotland on August 4, 1928, the son of William and Jessie Murray. George immigrated to Canada in 1957 with his wife and son Don, settling in Edmonton. George worked at Northlands for thirty-one years until his retirement in 1991. In 2003, George and Ella moved to Calgary to be closer to their family.
George will be lovingly remembered by his sons, Don (Doreen) and Alan (Sandi); grandchildren, Rick, Lindsay, Dylan, Colin, Liam; and by his sisters, Jean, Isabel (Chester), Kathleen (Michael) and Jennifer, all of Scotland. George was predeceased by his loving wife Ella in 2011.
A private family service will be held. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to The Alzheimer Society of Calgary, Suite 201, 222 – 58th Avenue S.W., Calgary, AB T2H 2S3, Telephone: (403)290-0110, www.alzheimercalgary.com. Special thanks to the staff at Bethany Harvest Hills for all their kindness.
In living memory of George Murray, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Fish Creek Chapel, 14441 BANNISTER ROAD S.E. Telephone: (403) 256-9575.Print This Obituary & Condolences