George (Jets) Douglas YOUNG

George (Jets) Douglas YOUNG

YOUNG, George (“Jets”) Douglas

(1939 – 2012)

On Thursday, December 20, 2012, George (“Jets”) Douglas Young passed away at the South Okanagan General Hospital, in Oliver, B.C. 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 Roxsane 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, B.C., V0H 1T0) would be greatly appreciated.

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

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