George Shoji Yamada

January 29, 2024

George Yamada Obituary

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George Shoji Yamada (1943-2024) died at Raymond hospital on Monday, January 29, 2024, at the age of 80 years. Survived by his loving wife of 50 years, Catherine, his daughters: Christina, Cynthia (James) Layton, Takara (Michael) Taylor, Naomi, and Mariko.  

Grandchildren: Ethan (fiancée Mallory Stott), Asia (Ethan) McAllister, Jacob, Mia, Emiko and Isla Taylor, and Isaac Layton. 

Siblings: June (Sam) Tonomura, James (Kay), May (Michael) Ah-Sue, and Peter (Barb), and their children. 

Predeceased by his parents Shouemon and Hatsu, and a sister Masako (David) Auton. 

Visitation will be at 10:00 am prior to the service. Funeral will be Saturday, February 10th at 11:00 am at the Lethbridge Stake Centre of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 2410-28 St. S. 

Interment in Barnwell cemetery. 

No flowers, please, due to allergies. If you wish, please donate to a charity of your choice.  


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Friends meet Family
February 10, 2024

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Lethbridge Stake Centre
2410 28 St South
Lethbridge, AB T1K 2V9

Funeral Service
February 10, 2024

11:00 AM
Lethbridge Stake Centre
2410 28 St South
Lethbridge, AB T1K 2V9


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