George Cantelon PierceCallsign: VE3BLTDied: 1997 01 31
Peacefully, at the Henderson General Hospital on Friday, January 31, 1997, in his 89th year. Beloved husband of Charlotte (Wyatt). Dear father of Pat Laidlaw (Larry) of Burk’s Falls, and Lynda Mellway (Dale) of St. Catharines. Dear grandfather of Terri, Melissa and Jamie and great-grandfather of Lyle, Jocelyn, Melissa and Sarah. Survived by three sisters and one brother, Anne Coons of Burlington, Letty Upsdell of Hamilton, Sarah Macdonald of Markdale, and Jack Pierce of Burlington. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. George Pierce was a longtime member of Olivet United Church, former barber and owner of Romance Barber Supplies; also amateur radio operator (VE3 BLT). Resting at the M.A. CLARK FUNERAL HOME, 567 Upper Wellington Street, Hamilton, on Monday 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service at Olivet United Church, 40 Empress Avenue on Tuesday, February 4 at 11 a.m. Interment at Stratford Cemetery. Donations to Olivet United Church Memorial Fund would be appreciated by the family.