29.08.1929 – 06.06.2022 Loving husband of Margaret. Adored father of Fiona, John, Alison, Angela, Joanne, Peter, David and Partners.
Grandad and Pa of 16 Great-Grandfather of 12. Wonderful Memories
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Celebrate the life of your loved one by keeping their Guest Book online. It’s a lovely way for family and friends to express their condolences and share memories for the months and years to come. Guests can leave their heart-felt message and even include a photo of a favourite time shared with your loved one.
Farewell gorgeous Des, so many memories, laughs and lunches shared with you, Meg and the family. Thanks for visiting us in Lorne I'll never forget it. love from Laurel, Sue, Bette and Rex (deceased)
DESMOND GEORGE Farewell to a true gentleman. So much fun we had with you as our Dad, Father-in-law and Pa. Thank you for all you shared with us - your witty remarks and silly jokes, your amazing artistic talent, your intelligence, your help on our 5 acres, your sweet tooth, your towering above us, and of course, your persistence in trying to win Milo over! Most of all, thank you for your kindness and your love for us all. Love David, Robyn, Aidan, Tess and Milo.
DESMOND GEORGE To my father Desmond you were always by my side when I needed you. I will miss your sense of humour and the sparkle in your eyes when we laughed together. Thank you for being the father that you were to me, rest in peace my big friendly Giant, love from your tiniest little baby Peter Desmond Bruce.
DESMOND GEORGE Wherever we go, whatever we do, There will always be wonderful memories of you.
Love always Jo, Paul, Brendan and Liam
DESMOND GEORGE Adored Dad of Alison and Scottie, Angela and Laurie.
Grandad of Andrew and Nicole, Tim and Elyse, Simon and Ashli, Rebecca and Sean.
Great Grandad of Winifred, Archie and Ivy.
Grandy to Daniel and Emma. Great Grandy to Ella and Harry.
You had a smile for everyone, you had a heart of Gold. You left behind the memories that we will always hold. Death will not part us or distance divide, forever and always, you will be by our side.
DESMOND GEORGE A wonderful father gone to rest, For all of us he did his best, His love was great, his heart was kind, A better father no one would find.
You will always be in our hearts and memories.
John and Sandie, Jayden, Sarah, Jessica and Derek, Annabelle and Harvey.
DESMOND GEORGE Our dearest Dad, Grand-Dad and Great Grand-Dad,
We will miss your smiling face, your generous spirit and your presence that filled the room.
Sleep peacefully. You will be in our hearts forever.
With love always.
Fiona, Luke and Laura, Emma and Tim, Kate and Richard, and Joshua.
Great-grandchildren, Noah and Benjamin, and Olivia, Charlie and James.