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21 North Court Street
Thunder Bay, ON P7A 4T4
Phone: 807-345-5351
Fax: 807-345-2015
George Morton

George Morton

Tuesday, July 4th, 1939 Wednesday, July 17th, 2019

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Obituary for George William Morton Mr.

Mr. George William Morton, age 80 years, passed away peacefully in the T.B.R.H.S.C. on Wednesday, July 17, 2019. Born in London, Ontario on July 4, 1939, the son of Reginald and Alice Morton. George spent the first 40 years of his life in London before relocating his family to Thunder Bay in 1980. He was employed with A&P for 50 years, working mostly as a Store Manager. His greatest joy came during time spent with family and friends, during his travels to Las Vegas and cheering on his beloved New York Yankees. George was a longtime member of Shuniah Lodge #287, obtaining the 33rd Degree of the Scottish Rite Mason. He was a very worshipable Brother and very active in the lodge. He will be lovingly remembered and forever missed by his daughter Susan Veenhuis, sons Craig Morton (Chantal) and Jeff Morton (Sandra), siblings : Terry (Sheila), Reg (Janet), Keith (Linda), Mary Wilson (Jim), and Bill (David), grandchildren Dakota, Aspen, Dane, Keir and Olivia as well as by numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives. He was predeceased by his loving wife Lois of 53 years, and parents Reg and Alice Morton. A service to celebrate the life of George Morton will be held on Monday, July 29, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. in the Sargent & Son Funeral Chapel, 21 N. Court Street, with Rev. George Porter presiding. In lieu of flowers memorials to the Canadian Diabetes association would be appreciated. The family would like to extend our heartfelt thanks to all off the doctors, nurses and support staff at the T.B.R.H.S.C., and St. Joseph’s Care Group for the special care that he received during his time. A special thanks to Dr. Ingves and Dr. Azad. On-line condolences may be made at www.sargentandson.com.

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    Monday, July 29th, 2019 | 11:00am
    Sargent & Son Funeral Chapel
    21 North Court Street
    THUNDER BAY, ON
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    Monday, July 29th, 2019
    11:00am
    Officiant
    Rev. George Porter

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Mike Smith

I would like to extend my deepest sympathies to Mr. Morton's family. Mr. Morton was the store manager at A&P in St. Thomas when I was hired full time in 1978.
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Geoff Peterson

To the Morton family, my sincerest condolences on the passing of George. I had the pleasure of working for him in my younger years of life at A&P. He was a wonderful man to work for, many fond memories. He will be dearly missed by all who knew him. Rest in peace, George, till we all meet again.
Sincerely, Geoff Peterson
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Sharon Rutherford

Thoughts and prayers are with the family. He will be missed.
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Debi Whatley

Craig, to you and your family, our sincere condolences on the loss of your father. Our thoughts are with you during this difficult time. Michael and Debi Whatley
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Tom Eady

Our heartfelt condolences on the loss of George Morton the eldest son of the Morton clan. We have many fond memories of playing with George and his siblings on Tenant Avenue. Especially, when Mr. Morton taught us how to play cricket in the lot beside their house. We will miss him dearly. The Eady clan.
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