George William Hill
April 05 1933 - March 22 2022
He Will Be Missed by Wife Gertrude E.(ne)White) Hill of 68 Years After A Long Fight with Dementia. Peacefully Passed Away, At Deer lodge Veterans Hospital. Winnipeg MB. March 21, 2022.
He Was Born In Middleton Nova Scotia April 05, 1933 in Middleton, Nova Scotia,
He Was the Son of Percy And Elise (Tompkins) Hill, Five Sisters. (Dorothy, Marie, Mary, Ella, & (Peggy (Deceased)
In 1954, He Married His Wife Of 68 Years (Gertrude Elizabeth (ne) White) Children: William, Donna, Faye, George Jr. (Deceased) Katherine, And, Bruce. Grand Children: Willie, Nick, Michelle, Jack, Kelly, Joey (Deceased) Jocelyn, Jenna, Great Grand Children: Layla Wade, And William.
He Join Canadian Armed Forces in 1951 — 1954, Fought In South Korean War as 5 Transport. (RCASC) Did A Tour in Germany in 1956-57, Also Egypt in 1962.
Had Out Standing Driving Record and was given many awards. He Had Honour Of Picking Up the Queen of England twice when she came to visit to Winnipeg!
Retired after 46 years and 26 days.
Worked for Weston Groceries Drove Tractor Trailer Long Distance, Also McEwen Bros, Until Retiring!
He joined Pilgrim Baptist Church, He Became a Member of the Brotherhood and Drove the Sunday School Bus for the Church. In His Younger Years He Played Hockey, Baseball, Swimming and Loved Fishing, And Playing Cards.
Would Like to Thank His Dr. H. and all Health Care Staff at Deer Lodge Hospital for All the love And Care That Was Given to George from the third-floor north wing.
God Bless You All.
Donations May Be Made to the Alzheimer's.