January 28, 1939 – Kirkland Lake, ON
June 2, 2013 – Calgary, AB
George Scrivener of Calgary, AB (formerly Camrose, AB), passed away suddenly on June 2, 2013 at Foothills Medical Centre at 74 years of age.
George was born in Kirkland Lake, ON and raised in Montreal, QC. From his first marriage he had two beautiful sons. In 1991 he married Marilyn and inherited four more children, whom he loved as his very own. He lived in Fort McMurray most of his life where he worked as a Crane Operator. His passions in life were his salvation, his family, his friends, golf and music. George spent many years volunteering his time with the Alberta Junior Hockey League; first in Camrose with the Camrose Kodiaks and then in Calgary with the Calgary Mustangs. He spent much of his leisure time playing golf, checking out new cars, spending time with his grandchilden and seizing every opportunity to live life to the fullest. George is remembered by many to be a loving, kind hearted and giving man who always shared his gift of telling stories and making you feel like his best friend even though he may not know your name. He touched many lives and will be dearly missed.
George is survived by his loving wife, Marilyn Scrivener; his sister Beverly Hocker (Brian); his brother Bill Scrivener and his sister Lynn Stanley (Doug). He is remembered by two sons, Bruce Scrivener of Fort McMurray, AB and Rick Hollett (Donna) of Upper Musquodoboit, NS; three daughters Denise Fleming (Rob) of Fort McMurray, AB; Dena Ferguson (Kent) of Calgary, AB; Shaundelle Cassell (Leroy) of Calgary, AB and his seven grandchildren Richie Hollett, Christen Hollett, Olivia Ferguson, Madeline Ferguson, Kayleigh Ferguson, Treyton Ferguson and Leland Cassell as well as numerous extended family and friends. He was predeceased by his parents George and Georgina Scrivener and his son Brian Scrivener.
Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Crowfoot Chapel (82 Crowfoot Circle N.W.), on Saturday, June 8th 2013 at 2:00 p.m. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
In living memory of George Scrivener, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Crowfoot Chapel, 82 CROWFOOT CIRCLE N.W. Telephone: (403) 241-0044.Print This Obituary & Condolences