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George Young

April 9, 1939 - December 20, 2012


On Thursday December 20, 2012, George (“Jets”) Douglas Young passed away at the South Okanagan General Hospital, in Oliver, BC at the age of 73 years.


George is lovingly remembered by his wife Marilyn, their children Theresa, Douglas (Lori), David (Nikki), and Ronald; step-children Kellie (Gary), Susan (Lon), Kevin (Julie), and William.  He leaves behind twelve grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren, his sisters Roxsana and Joyce, and his brother Thomas and their extended families.  


George was employed for over thirty years by the BC Liquor Board. He was an avid fisherman, skier, hunter and outdoorsman.


Donations to the Canadian Cancer Society (c/o Oliver Unit, P.O. Box 1872, Oliver BC V0H 1T0) would be greatly appreciated.


Condolences and tributes may be directed to the family by visiting www.nunes-pottinger .com

Arrangements entrusted to Nunes-Pottinger Funeral Service & Crematorium, Oliver & Osoyoos.




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From: Nunes-Pottinger Funeral Service Staff

Nunes-Pottinger Funeral Service Staff send our condolences to family and friends. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.

From: Ron and Mary Ostermeier
Relation: acquaintance through Sosa

Marilyn and family,
We are so sorry for your loss and want to send you our sincere condolences. Our hearts are with you in this difficult time.

From: Elaine Scott
Relation: Friend

Marilyn and family, I was so sorry to read of your loss. My sincere condolences go out to you
George was a great guy and a friend to many.

Relation: Was a Boarder in very early 70,s

Sad to hear of George,s passing ,Lived with George and family in early 70,s cared for Terry,Dougy,David at that time.George was a very devoted and caring father,I would like to send my prayers to his family,The days ahead may be empty without him tho his purpose in life was a memorable one for all of us who crossed paths with you..RIP… George …so glad to have been a small part of your life… Verna…

Service Schedule

Private service arrangements have been made.

Memorial Gifts

Memorial donations will be gratefully accepted to:
the Canadian Cancer Society
(c/o Oliver Unit, P.O. Box 1872, Oliver BC V0H 1T0)

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