George Mugford
George Mugford

Obituary of George Frederick Mugford

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08 April 1929 – 10 June 2023


It is with great sadness that family of the late George Frederick Mugford announce his peaceful passing at WRH Palliative Care Unit on Saturday, June 10th, 2023 at the age of 94 years. He leaves to mourn with fond and forever loving memories his children: Rita Callahan (Pat), Marie Murphy, Laura Caines (Jake), Gerry Mugford, Terence Mugford (Anne), Michael Mugford, & special niece Sammy Walsh. Brothers-in-law Francis Walsh (late Geraldine) & Ted Walsh, sisters-in-law, Margaret McCormack (late Tom), & Cora Walsh (late Gerald). Grandchildren, Kacey, Terimarie, Stephen, Danielle, Jamie, Nicole, Francesco & Mikayla aka Junior. Also, great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, relatives and many dear friends and his beloved cat, Blacky.

He is predeceased by his parents, Henry and Rebecca Mugford (Nee Fowler), his beloved wife, Mary, son, Georgie, sister Jessie (late Tom), brothers-in-law, Jim Walsh (late Rosaleen), Joseph Walsh (late Sheila), Edmund Walsh (late Marie), and Ron Walsh (late Rella).

George was a proud Korean Veteran who served his country both in the Regular and Reserve Forces for 36 years and was a Life Member of the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 13.

Visitation for family and friends Monday, June 12th from 7pm to 9m at Fillatre’s Funeral Home on St. Mark’s Avenue.

Funeral Mass will be held at All Hallows Parish on Tuesday, June 13th at 10 am with Father Ed Terry officiating. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Palliative Care Unit at WRH are graciously accepted.

The Funeral Mass can be viewed live through the following link

If there is any trouble with the livestream a recorded version will be uploaded later in the day.



7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday, June 12, 2023
Fillatre's Funeral Home
4 St. Mark's Avenue
Corner Brook, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada

Funeral Mass

10:00 am - 11:00 am
Tuesday, June 13, 2023
All Hallows Parish
109 Humber Road
Corner Brook, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
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