GOURLAY, George Edwin
RCAF (ret.)
February 26, 1923   June 22, 2017

George Edwin Gourlay, RCAF (ret.) passed away Thursday, June 22, 2017 at the Perley and Rideau Veterans' Health Centre, Ottawa. Surrounded by a loving family, George was the devoted husband of Helen May Arnold; beloved father of Donna Catherine Hawkes and cherished father-in-law of Terence Hawkes; brother of Douglas Gourlay (Audrey); and uncle of Diane (Mike Martel), Joan (Ed Nemetchek), Gerald (Darlene) Gourlay, Robert
(Cheryl) Gourlay, and Maureen Broady. Born and raised in Manitoba, George was predeceased by his brothers  Allisdair, Robert and Frederick; and in 1954 by infant son Arnold Judson. After a fruitful and upright life full of years his spirit will continue to live among us. He will be sorely missed by his family and his many friends. A Memorial Service will be held at Trinity United Church, 1099 Maitland Avenue, Ottawa on Thursday, July 6, 2017 at 11:30 a.m. followed by a Reception in the hall. Donations in George's memory may be made to The Perley Rideau Veterans' Health Centre or to Trinity United Church. Condolences, tributes and donations may be made at  www.tubmanfuneralhomes.com
  VWBro George Edwin Gourlay
  26 February 1923 - 22 June 2017

Born 26 Feb 23
Initiated 23 Sep 64  Argus Lodge No. 133  GL of Nova Scotia
Passed 28 Oct 64
Raised 25 Nov 64
Affiliated Bytown Lodge 11 Oct 69 (Charter Member)
Life member Bytown Lodge 1 Jan 84
WM Bytown Lodge 1985-86
Appointed Grand Stewart GLC in O
Passed to the Grand Lodge Above 22 Jun 17
Obit published in the Ottawa Citizen 1 Jul 17