On November 3, 2014 George died peacefully after a stubborn fight with lung cancer. He is survived by his loving wife of 49 years Cathy, his sons Michael and his wife Tina, Mark and his wife Joslyn and his daughter Amanda. Poppa also leaves behind five wonderful grandchildren; Annabelle, Erin, Jack, Emma and Hannah. George was born in Northern Ireland. He came to Canada in the 1950s and joined the Navy. George was predeceased by his parents and four brothers. During his life, George loved to travel, watch soccer, was an avid stamp collector and loved to play cards. He was a thoughtful and kind man. He will be deeply missed. At his request, there will be no service. Cremation has taken place. If desired, George’s family would appreciate memorial donations to the Waterloo Chapter of the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, 103-684 Belmont Avenue West, Kitchener, Ontario N2M 1N6 519.745.2426 www.jdrf.ca. Donations may also be made through the W.G. Young Funeral Home, 430 Huron Street, Stratford 519.271.7411. www.wgyoungfuneralhome.com
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