MacPherson, George Norbert – December 22, 2021


With heavy hearts but with gratitude for a life well-lived, we announce the passing at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital on Wednesday, December 22, 2021 of George Norbert MacPherson of Launching, aged 89, beloved husband of Noreen (Gardiner). Also survived by his children Gailyne, Colleen MacDonald, George (Roger), Anthony (Bruno), Bernie MacDonald (Cathy Anne) and Arnold Moore (Darlene); grandchildren Brett MacLean (Dometria), Morgan MacLean (Jenni), Cassie MacLean (Corey) and Jesse MacDonald (Shantal); great-grandchildren Meredith MacLean, Anna Mullett and Aliyah MacDonald; sisters Sister Sally MacPherson and Magdalen MacDonald; special friend, Keir Johnstone.  Predeceased by his parents, George and Katie, his brothers Gerald (in infancy), John F., Donald and twin brother, Joseph, son-in-law Michael MacDonald, and granddaughter-in-law Lisa MacLean. There will be no visitation in accordance with Covid-19 restrictions. A private funeral (by invitation only) will be held at St. Georges Roman Catholic Church on Tuesday, December 28 at 11:00 a.m.  Interment will follow in the parish cemetery. If desired, donations in memory of George to St. Georges Roman Catholic Cemetery Fund would be appreciated.  Donations may be sent directly, or by e-transfer to North Shore Funeral Home (  Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to North Shore Funeral Home. Online condolences may be made to

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