Gordon died just nine days after his 52nd birthday. To commemorate what would have been his 53rd birthday, Margaret arranged to have a star named after Gordon, through the Canadian branch of the International Star Registry. Margaret felt that this would be a fitting tribute, given Gordon's affinity for star gazing and Science Fiction. Now her "strong, Scottish lad's" name is written in the stars, forever! Margaret thinks he would be pleased...
The star that was assigned to Gordon is in the Hercules Constellation.
Its former designation and coordinates are: