Feb. 11, 1923 – Feb. 18, 2011
Our beloved dad and grandpa passed away peacefully at St. Paul’s Hospital, Vancouver. Predeceased by his wife, Dorothy (2011). Survived by son Dale (Vrinda) and grandchildren Meghan (Shaun), David (Erin) and Anosh. George was Aldergrove’s Man of the Year in 1975. Known by many as Santa Claus, Robbie Burns Day speaker, Clown on speedskates and Aldergrove Parade Marshal. He was employed by HMCS Aldergrove for 35 years and for fourteen years was Commanding Officer for the Reserves and Columbia Sea Cadets. A celebration of George’s life will be held at the Aldergrove Legion on Sunday, March 6th, 1:00 pm.