Born In: Glace Bay, Nova Scotia, Canada
Born: March 10th, 1944
Passed in: Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: August 15th, 2012
Born March 10, 1944 in Glace Bay, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2012.
Son of the late James and Elizabeth (Littlewood) Struthers. George resided in Halifax for the past 50 years. He owned and operated Allen Print Ltd. He was a valued and much loved member of the Salvation Army, Halifax Citadel Community Church and held various positions in its administration since 1973.
He is survived by his wife of 43 years, Irene (Aulenback) Struthers; daughters, Cynthia Struthers-Kerr (Terry), Charmaine Struthers (Clayton); son, Cameron Struthers; grandchildren, Chad, Kristian, Dana, Samuel, Lisa and Cailean; sisters, Pearl Quigg (Jim), Ottawa Ont., Jeanette Jackson (Doug), Ingonish, Cape Breton, Ruth Comer (Wayne), Glace Bay; brother, Jim Struthers (Jean), Halifax. During the past five years George showed great strength and patience in the face of unrelenting illness. He blessed our lives abundantly.
Visitation will be held from 6-8 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 18 at Atlantic Funeral Homes, 6552 Bayers Rd., Halifax. A Promotion to Glory service will be conducted by Captains Tim and Krista Andrews at 2 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 19 at the Salvation Army Halifax Citadel Community Church, 1327 Barrington St., Halifax.
In lieu of flowers, donations in memory may be made to the Salvation Army Halifax Citadel Community Church.
On behalf of the Struthers family, we would like to thank our friends and family for their support and prayers. Also to Dr. Lori Wood and the palliative care team for the care he received.
Online condolences may be sent by visiting our Halifax chapel at: www.atlanticfuneralhomes.com.
“As a Christian when death comes - We are absent from the body but present with the Lord; 2 Cor 5:18”