In Memoriam of Chief Leonard George

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On behalf of the Métis Nation British Columbia Board of Directors and our Métis citizens, we wish to pay our respects and sincere condolences to the family and the Tsleil-Waututh Nation for the recent passing of Chief Leonard George. 

This is a tremendous loss across many Nations.  Chief George’ memory will live on in the wisdom, and teachings he imparted upon those honoured to have known him.  His, commitment and contributions will be remembered and honoured for endless generations.

Our thoughts and prayers are with everyone affected by this incredible loss.


Funeral Services will be held Saturday, December 9, 2017, 10:00 am at the Tsleil-Waututh Nation Community Centre, 3010 Sleil-Waututh Road, North Vancouver.

The family has set up an account “In memory of Leonard George” for donations to the Tsleil-Waututh Nation youth and education fund in lieu of flowers.


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photo: Mike Wakefield, North Shore News