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Date of Passing: May 08, 2021

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George passed away Saturday, May 8, 2021, at Grace Hospital at the age of 68.
George was predeceased by his parents, Arthur and Elizabeth Brown.
George will be deeply missed by his wife Beverley, sons, Geoffrey and Andrew, and daughter Hayley (Cody). George is survived by sisters, Ainslie and Alison (Kevin); brother Ross (Diane), brothers-in-law, Gordon (Andrea) and Brian (Debbie), as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
George grew up in East Kildonan and attended Neil Campbell, Munroe Junior High and Miles Macdonell Collegiate. After graduating he enrolled in the CET program at Red River College, pursuing his interest in structural engineering and construction.
George started his own contracting company and his work led him to remote communities in northern Manitoba and Northwest Ontario. George specialized in building sports complexes and health centres.
George's love of travel took him to India, Singapore, Hawaii, Jamaica, Mexico and Texas, often travelling with friends Don and Debbie. George's favourite pastimes included listening to music, cooking gourmet meals for his family, taking in a Jets or Bomber game and relaxing at his favourite spot - the cabin with family and his loving pets
Due to current health restrictions, the Celebration of Life will be by invitation only and proof of vaccination will be required
If you so choose donations can be made to Harvest Manitoba or the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Manitoba.
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As published in Winnipeg Free Press on Oct 23, 2021

Condolences & Memories (7 entries)

  • Bev, belated condolences to you and your family. It was much too soon. I hope you are all doing ok. - Posted by: Craig Shearer (Friend) on: Dec 07, 2021

  • Our condolences and prayers go out to Bev, Geoffrey, Hayley, and Andrew on Geroge's passing. George loved Bev and was there for her while she battled cancer. Geroge loved his children and was always there for them and was extremely proud of their accomplishments. Geroge will be missed by all who knew him. Gary Campbell and Sandra Copp - Posted by: Gary Campbell (Friend) on: Nov 23, 2021

  • Bev & family, Ainslie, Alison, Ross and all your families, we just heard about George’s passing, we are very sorry for your loss. Sending our sincere condolences. - Posted by: Janice & Brian Prokopowich (Co-worker of Ainslie’s) on: Nov 06, 2021

  • So sorry to hear about George, another good EK guy gone too soon. Never saw George much but would run into Bev once in awhile at Superstore. Hard to do now with the mask thing. - Posted by: Sid Ruta (Old friend) on: Nov 03, 2021

  • My deepest condolences go out to Dr. Sarah Brown, Ph.D. on the passing of Mr. Brown. May you feel the devastation in the present, embrace the grief in the turbulent times ahead, and may your wounds heal as time passes. - Posted by: Philip Bialk (Friend of Sarah) on: Oct 24, 2021

  • So sorry to hear of George's death, especially at such a young age. Although we drifted apart & then moved away, Brian & I often thought of George & Bev; wondering how & where life took them. My condolences to Bev & family. May fond memories help you through this tough time. - Posted by: Colleen McEwan (1960s friend) on: Oct 23, 2021

  • Our deepest condolences to Bev and the family. We have lots of fond memories while living in Walter Copp many years ago. Our daughter Lindsay and Geoffrey were great friends. George was a great guy. Sending our love to the Brown family. - Posted by: Bob and Linda MacDonald (Neighbour ) on: Oct 23, 2021

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