George Emery Shields

George Emery Shields

George E Shields passed away Thurs. Nov. 19th, 2015, in his home in Salmon Arm, BC. 

Predeceased by his parents James & Margaret, sister Helen, & daughter Colleen.

He leaves behind his son Daniel & daughters Heather & Linda, 7 grandchildren, 

6 great grandchildren, brothers Jim (Sharon), Herb (Leslie), numerous nieces and nephews and best friend Buddy.

George was born in Alexis Creek, BC and had the zest for adventure. George worked for the Vancouver Fire Department and retired after 20 years service. Despite his disability that occurred while working, he enjoyed travelling, participating in wheelchair sports and reading books on history and birds. 

As requested there will be no funeral service. 

Arrangements entrusted to Fischer’s Funeral Services & Crematorium Ltd., Salmon Arm (250) 833-1129. Email condolences and share memories of George through his obituary at

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