Kidney, George Patrick
George Patrick Kidney age 68 of Porters Lake, Nova Scotia passed away August 16, 2019 at the QEll Infirmary.
Born September 9th, 1950 in Halifax, Nova Scotia, son of June MacDonald and George Kidney.
George attended Halifax West High School.
He took pride in setting up events for the Sea King Club and helping out with the Shearwater Air Show.
George Kidney was a foreman at Centennial Arena, Bartender at the Fleet club, a well known Bar Manager at the Sea King Club and the Centennial Legion. A member of the Legion since 1982. He was a member of the Metro Pool League and the Dartmouth City Mixed Dart League. His hobbies included playing pool, throwing darts and making people laugh. George loved to spend his free time with the regular crew at the Porters Lake Pub.
In his younger years George loved driving around in his green 1970 swinger. He adored listening to Barry White, The Eagles, The Beatles and Led Zeppelin. He enjoyed his Olands Export beer, Smirnoff Vodka and was always the life of the party.
Survived by his childhood sweetheart and wife of 48 years Catherine (Heighton) Kidney. His daughters Catherine De Jong (Todd), Tanya Kidney (Keay Roma) and Linda Hunt (Cory). His god-daughter Shannon Carr. His siblings Linda Wiley (Gary), Jacqueline Lawlor (Patrick), David Gibbs (Donna), Carolyn Barnett and Marion MacDonald. His beloved grandchildren Todd (TJ), Brett, Kyle, Bailey and Brayden and his great grandson Owen. His uncle George and aunt Marion Cranidge, and aunt Patsy Vaughan and numerous nieces, nephews and friends.
Special thanks to the nurses and doctors of the neurology department of the QEll Infirmary.
There will be a Celebration of Life for George Kidney on September 6th 2019 starting at 7:00pm. It will be held at the Eastern Passage Legion downstairs. (1341 Main Rd, Eastern Passage). In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Alzheimer Society of NS and the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada.
Nos plus sincères sympathies à la famille et aux amis de George Patrick Kidney..
Décès pour la Ville: Cole Harbour, Province: Nova Scotia