24160 McNicholMCNICHOL, George….

Peacefully, with all of his family at his side, George passed away on Friday, April 26 at London’s Victoria Hospital on the Palliative Care wing. He was in his 90th year and was a retired public school principal at Arthur Ford for 10 years, Northridge for 8 years and during his last year he also oversaw Northdale Public School.  His accomplishments along with many dollars that he quietly gave to local institutions will be remembered on Monday, May 6th at 2 pm, during a memorial service at Calvary United, the church he supported for over 54 years as an elder. George was always very active in the community and was a member of The Kiwanis Club and the Probus Club. George is predeceased by his 5 brothers (Andy, Orrie, Lorne, Duncan and Ross) and 1 sister (Annie). He leaves behind his wife of 62 years, Eileen (Taylor), two children; his son Brian and his wife, Bonnie (French) and daughter Linda Wheatley and her partner John Hay. George will also be missed deeply by his two granddaughters Valerie and Danielle McNichol as well as many nieces, nephews, his former son-in-law Chris, and many grandpets. The family would like to thank Dr. Schreier and his palliative care team on the 6th floor for their care and support. Cremation has taken place, and as an expression of sympathy and in lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Calvary United Church – Operations Fund, 290 Ridout St. S., London, Ontario N6C 3Z1 or The London Health Sciences Centre Palliative Care Unit, 747, Base Line Road East, London, ON N6C 9Z9.  Visitation will be at A. Millard George Funeral Home, 60 Ridout St. S., London on Sunday, May 5th from   6 -9 pm.  Online condolences, memories and photographs shared at www.amgfh.com

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