George Marius Emile Aubry of Cypress River MB passed away peacefully at the Baldur Health Centre on Tuesday April 10, 2012 at the age of 79 years.
George was born February 6, 1933 on the farm near Cypress River. He farmed with his dad & lived on the farm until his marriage to Nellie Jones on December 26, 1970. He then commuted back & forth to help on the farm until poor health forced him to quit in 1980. George enjoyed going to the Cypress River Senior Centre & playing shuffleboard. George is survived by his loving wife Ellen (Nellie), sister Evelyne Leslie of Holland, brother Rene (Laurette) of Cypress River, brother-in-law Murray (Jean) Jones of Cypress River, sisters-in-law Kate MacDougal of Melville Sask., Mary Ruston of Regina Sask., Laura MacDonald of Athens Ont., Berneice Jones of Cypress River as well as numerous nieces & nephews. George was predeceased by his parents John (1992) & Emma (2005), brother-in-law Lawrence Leslie; in-laws Amy Jones, Ernie Downing, Jack & Agnes Jones, Dick & Edith Jones, Dave Jones, Glen MacDonald & Edward Ruston.
Graveside Services will be held in the Glencoe Cemetery, Cypress River, on Saturday April 14, 2012 at 3:00pm with Rev. Mike Williams officiating. Following the interment, a reception will be held in the Cypress River Memorial Hall. Everyone is welcome.
Memorial donations can be made in George’s memory to the Cypress River United Church Memorial Fund, Cypress River MB. On line condolences can be sent by visiting www.willmorchapel.com. Jamieson’s Funeral Services of Glenboro-Holland in care of arrangements. 1-204-827-2480 or 204-526-2380.