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George H. Warnock

1917 - 2016

George Hurlbert Warnock passed peacefully into the presence of his Lord on Monday, May 23, 2016 at ‘The Pines’ in Kimberley, BC at the age of 98.

George was born in North Battleford, Saskatchewan, on September 22, 1917, the

third of five children. He was a gifted man and lived a full life as a very busy father, carpenter, author, bookkeeper and gardener. He was a quiet man but strong in his convictions and his love for God. He was married to the love of his life, Ruth, for over 55 years until she passed away in November 2011. George was a loving dad and leaves behind seven children, eighteen grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. He will be greatly missed by his children, Linda (Brian) Troxel, Karen (Mike) Barron, Arlene (Joe) McElroy, David (Julie) Warnock,

Sharon (Warren) Routley, Paul Warnock and George (Tracy) Warnock; grandchildren Nathan (Kate) Troxel, Carmen (Morgan) Dunnet, Tim (Rani) Troxel, Ben (Pamela) Hellewell, Jolene (Keegan) Einarson, Robin (Craig) Radke, Dakota McElroy, Tangie McElroy, Aaron Warnock, Josh Warnock, Jeremy Warnock, Daniel Warnock, Zach Warnock, Jubal

Routley, Barry Warnock, Hannah Warnock, Waylon Warnock and Edge Warnock; great- grandchildren Adelaide Troxel, Willem Troxel, Eve Dunnet, Eli Hellewell, Jude Einarson and Piper Einarson. His precious grand-daughter Rebekah

Routley passed away in August 2005. He was also predeceased by his parents David and Pearl Warnock, his brother Vivian Warnock and his sisters, Viola Tymos and May Dougall. He is survived by his sister June Holcombe.

A memorial service will be held on Saturday, May 28, 2016 at 2:00 pm at McPherson Funeral Home in Cranbrook, BC.

Arrangements entrusted to McPherson Funeral Service.

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