|Birth: ||Feb. 11, 1926|
|Death: ||Feb. 10, 2001|
JOHNSTON GEORGE LEONARD CORDICK, formerly of Chaplin, Saskatchewan, passed away suddenly at Moose Jaw Union Hospital on Saturday, February 10th, 2001 at the age of 75 years. Born at Moose Jaw February 11th, 1926. He served in the Canadian Armed Forces during World War ll. George was a Life Time member of the Royal Canadian Legion, and was Zone Commander for fourteen years. He worked for Saskatchewan Wheat Pool for thirty-five years, retiring in 1980. He moved to Moose Jaw in 1991. George had taught 4-H for twenty years and gun safety for thirty-five years. Dad was a family man who dearly loved his wife, children, special grandchildren, Levi, Crissy, Terri and new grandson, Dillon. Dad was an active hunter in his early years and loved to fish and camp. He enjoyed working in his shop, making bird houses as well as many other items and also enjoyed working in his garden and yard. Predeceased by his son, Gary, his parents and two brothers, Jim and Tom. George is survived by his wife, Rose of 52 years, his sons, Howard (Jan) and Rodney (Maryann), his daughter, Deb (Al) Bennett – all of Moose Jaw as well as grandchildren, Crystal, Garry and Jason and numerous great-grandchildren. He is also mourned by his sister, Betty (John) Candlish of Saskatoon, his brothers, Stan (Vi) of Moose Jaw and Jack of Rosetown, sister-in-law Louise Cordick of Regina and numerous nieces and nephews. In keeping with George's wishes, there will be no funeral service. Following cremation a private family graveside service and interment of cremated remains will take place at Rosedale Cemetery at a later date. Royal Canadian Legion Funeral Rites will be conducted at that time. Flowers are gratefully declined, those wishing may consider memorials to the Saskatchewan Heart & Stroke Foundation, Box 521, Moose Jaw, Sask., S6H 4P2
Created by: Mayflower Pilgrim 332
Record added: Jun 23, 2010
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