Passed away peacefully on Monday, January 20, 2014 at Joseph Brant Hospital, Burlington in his 92nd year. Devoted husband of his wife June for 70 years. Loved father of Tom (Julie), Marilyn, Barbara (Ron) Tomiuck, and Bob (Cindy). Adored by his eight grandsons and seven great-grandchildren. Predeceased by his daughter Judy and his brother Jim. George lived his entire life in Waterdown. Commonly known as Pip, he was loved and respected by everyone who knew him for his humorous stories, quick wit and genuine love of people. Pip developed a real passion for flying during his service with the Royal Canadian Air Force during WWII. Later he joined the Waterdown Legion and was recently recognized with 50 years membership. He was also a member of the Waterdown Masonic Lodge for 60 years as well as a Past President and member of the Rotary Club of Waterdown with over 58 years in the club. Cremation has taken place. Visitation will be held at KITCHING, STEEPE & LUDWIG FUNERAL HOME, 146 Mill St., N., Waterdown on Thursday from 7-9 p.m. with a Legion Service at 8 p.m. A Memorial Service will be held on Friday, January 24, 2014 at 11 a.m. with visitation from 10 – 11 a.m. Reception will follow at the Waterdown Legion. Donations to the Royal Canadian Legion, Waterdown Branch #551 would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy. Please sign the Book of Condolence at www.kitchingsteepeandludwig.com
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