Albert George - Of Guelph, passed away peacefully at the Guelph General Hospital on Wednesday, February 24, in his 73rd year. Beloved husband of Dawn Brown (nee Thompson). Loved father of Douglas Brown and Lorraine (Daniel) Grignon. Loving Papa of Joshua Grignon. Dear brother Henry (Mary) Brown. Brother-in-law of Dorothy (the late James) Manfini, Gene (the late Judy) Thompson, Bonita (David) Hodgkinson and Lynda (Larry) Legate. Predeceased by siblings-in-law Patricia (William) Douglas and Gert (Frank) Pringlemeir. Fondly remembered by many nieces and nephews. Albert loved camping at Bluewater Park in Wiarton, Ontario, fishing with his brother Henry, and watching the Toronto Maple Leafs. He will be missed by his two pugs Joey and LiuLiu. Friends will be received at the WALL-CUSTANCE FUNERAL HOME & CHAPEL, 206 Norfolk St., Guelph, Friday 7-9 p.m. Funeral service will be held in the funeral home chapel on Saturday, February 27, 2016 at 10:30 a.m. Reception to follow in the Wall-Custance Family Reception Centre. Memorial contributions to the Alzheimer Society or the Heart & Stroke Foundation would be appreciated.
A tree will be planted in memory of Albert G. Brown in the Wall-Custance Memorial Forest, University of Guelph Arboretum. Dedication service, Sunday, September 18, 2016 at 2:30 pm.