It is with profound sadness that we announce the passing of George Larsen at the age of 70.
George was deeply loved and respected by all who knew him. An inquisitive, gentle man, he touched friends and family with his incredible generosity of spirit, sense of integrity, and loving kindness. In his presence, we felt safe and cared for. His love of knowledge and nature and his passion for the world around him were inspiring and infectious.
Mourned by his wife Pat–semicolon– daughters, Christina and Kim (Lori)–semicolon– grandson Carter–semicolon– Carter’s father Frank–semicolon– sister Sylvia (George) and family–semicolon– brother-in-law Robert (Elizabeth) and family–semicolon– as well as many other loving family members and friends.
George was predeceased by his daughter, Erika, and his parents, Jane and Richard.
The family would like to thank the caring staff of the ICU, Unit 3C4 at the University of Alberta Hospital.
A Memorial Service will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, May 31, 2014 at Connelly-McKinley Funeral Home, 10011-114 Street, Edmonton.
In lieu of flowers, donations to the Volunteer Association at the Cross Cancer Institute are appreciated.