With great sadness we announce that George Beattie began his journey to the spirit world on Wednesday, November 6, 2019 at the age of 72 years.
Left to mourn George’s passing are his children Jacqueline Beatty, Angela Beatty, George Jr. Beatty, April Beattie Armstrong (Roy Armstrong) and Warren Allan (Christine) Beattie, grandchildren Hope Armstrong, Ebony Beattie, Malachi Beattie and Gelena Beattie, brothers Sherman Beatty and Francis Beatty, his second wife Doris (Dennis) Gummow, and nieces and nephews Janelle Beatty, David Beatty and Roxanne Beatty.
George was predeceased by his daughter Georgina Beatty, parents Emma Beatty and Jack Beatty, brother Robert Beatty and nephew Sherman Jr. Beatty.
George enjoyed cooking, swimming, canoeing and partying. He spent most of his time with family, mainly his baby brother Francis. He enjoyed spending time with family and friends. His sense of humor will not be forgotten. He loved his family, children and grandchildren.
From his daughter April: I loved his sense of humor. He was a good father. He will not be forgotten, he will be forever in our thoughts and in my heart.
From his brother Francis: I love you my big brother… I’m going to miss you dearly.
Traditional Wake will take place at Long Plain Spirit Lodge on Monday, November 11, 2019 at 4:00 pm. Traditional Feast and Service will be held at Long Plain Spirit Lodge on Tuesday, November 12, 2019 beginning at 12:00 noon.
A tree will be planted in memory and cared for by McKenzies Portage Funeral Chapel. 204-857-4021 www.mckenziesportagefuneralchapel.com
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