Born on April 23, 1935 in Saskatoon, SK and passed away peacefully in hospital on December 23, 2010 at the age of 75. Loved and missed by his wife of 49 years, Mary (nee Kellock); Sister Liz Tamke; daughters Rosemary (Paul), Laurie and son John (Sherry) as well as grandchildren Nikki (Trevor), Travis and Shelby; and great granddaughter Peyton; Sisters-in-law Louise and Dot; brothers-in- law Carl and Ed as well as countless nieces, nephews and friends. He will be loved and missed by all who knew him.
Predeceased by his parents George and Rose (Schmautz), Brothers Jake, Harold, Henry and John and Sisters Mary, Edna, Evelyn, Margaret and Dorthy.
Special thanks to the staff at the Royal Columbian Hospital for their respectful care during his hospital stay.
Gordon requested that there be no memorial service. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of BC or the BC Lung Association.