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George Dewling December 29, 1949 - November 21, 2023

Passed peacefully away at the Dr. G. B. Cross Memorial Hospital in Clarenville after a short and courageous battle with cancer. George Dewling of Shoal Harbour, on Tuesday, November 21, 2023, aged 73 years. George was born and raised in his beloved Champneys East, where he would spend many days berry picking and gardening, with his 4 footed friend by his side. His career as electrician for 42 years took him to many places, making lifelong friends along the way. He was happiest at home with the love of his life, garedening, walking and tending to his birds. He was a dedicated and beloved family man to his children and grandchildren. Predeceased by his parents, Raymond and Nellie Dewling; parents-in-law, Roy and Annie Hiscock; his brothers, John (Eileen), Roger, Bill, Robin, young brother Eddie; sisters, Corrine, Charlotte, Grace; sister-in-law, Leo May. Left with fond and loving memories his wife Shelia of 52 years. Children, Michael (Zabrina), Trina (Jamie), Roger (Karen); adored poppy to his grandchildren, Katelyn, Joshua, Lanie, Megan, Maya, Isabella, Max, Michael; brothers, Tom, Edmund (Marion), brothers-in-law Fred and Harry; sisters-in-law, Pam, Rose, Ruby, Madonna(Wayne), Barb(Cliff) and Pam(Rick); and a large circle of family and friends. Resting at Fewer’s Funeral Home, Clarenville on Saturday, November 25, 2023 from 2-4 & 7-9 P.M. Funeral service to take place from Fewer’s Memorial Chapel on Sunday, November 26, 2023 at 2:00 P.M. As per his wishes, cremation will take place at a later date. In lieu of flowers donations may be made in his memory to Begal Paws or Daffodil Place.

Funeral service to take place from Fewer’s Memorial Chapel on Sunday, November 26, 2023 at 2:00 P.M.


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    Walter & June Butler says

    Sheila and Children,
    We are saddened to hear of George’s death and want to extend to you our heartfelt sympathy. We will remember him for his quiet demeanour and greeting whenever we happened to meet him, either at church or elsewhere. Treasure your beautiful memories and be assured that they will bring you comfort in your sorrow.

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    Fred and Joan Nurse says

    Shelia, sorry to hear of George’s passing. Our deepest condolences to you and your family.

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    Janet Dewling says

    Rest in peace George. Condolences to his remaining family. 🙏💕

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    Tammy @ Bruce Hastings and family. says

    Aunt Sheila, Michael, Trina and Roger and Families.
    Our sincerest condolences to you all on Uncle George’s passing . He was an amazing man, always with a smile and his laughter.
    May the great memories you have shine bright in your hearts now and always.
    Rest in peace Uncle George. 🙏🏼

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    Lorraine & Herb Goldsworthy says

    Sheila & Family;
    We are so sorry to hear of George’s passing.
    Our thoughts are with you at this time.

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    Joan Kane says

    My deepest condolences.

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    Carl & Jean (Kane) Miller says

    Jean & I were sorry to hear of George’s passing. We extend our deepest condolences to all of the family.

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      Kevin and Dianne Butt says

      Ed and Family:
      Sorry for the loss of your Brother. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this sad time.

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    Viola Squires says

    Ed and family:
    Sorry for your loss. Please accept deepest condolences from Mac and I. Keeping you and all the family in our thoughts and prayers as you go through this difficult time.

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    Frank Nossereau says

    So sorry to hear of Mr. Dewling’s passing. My thoughts are with his family at this difficult time. Enjoy the memories and cherish the time you had together.

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      Lin and Ella Penney says

      We are so sorry to hear of George’s passing. Sheila, we are thinking about you at this very sad time and offering our sincere condolences to you and your family. God bless. Lin and Ella

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    Doug Dewling says

    Sheila and family my deepest condolences.

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    Ruby Walters Warren says

    Sheila and Family.so sorry to hear of George,s passing,.As a first cousin Ruby Walters please accept my deepest sympathy.

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    Roger Fitzgerald says

    Sad to hear of George’s passing. I worked with him on several work sites over the years. He was a very quiet dedicated worker and a skilled tradesman. Deepest sympathy to Sheila and family.

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    Warren & Betty Cole says

    I was shocked when I read of George’s passing and will miss seeing him around, especially at Tim’s in the mornings. Bett and I extend our very sincere condolences to Sheila and family.

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    Madonna and Wayne Swyer says

    My dear brother in law. You will be greatly missed by our family. My heart is with my sister and Trina, Michael and Roger and the grandchildren. Also Tom, Ed and Marion.
    Wayne and I send our deepest and heartfelt condolences. Rest easy, no more pain.

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    Mark & Mildred Walters says

    Shelia and family, so sorry to learn of George’s passing. May the wonderful memories help you all through this most difficult time. May his soul rise in glory.

    Mark and Mildred Walters

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    Sylvia Penney says

    So sorry to hear of George,s passing. My thoughts and prayers are with you.

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    Frank&Deborah Pageot&family says

    Keeping you and our families in our hearts during these difficult days.
    May you find strength in your memories and be comforted by family and friends.

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