George William Yule

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YULE;  George William ~ Of Lindsay ON, passed away peacefully January 30th, 2021 after a brief illness at the age of 85.  George was born July 4, 1936 in Oshawa, ON to Charles and Grace (Savery) Yule.  George worked for General Motors of Canada for 34 years until he retired in 1998. After retirement he enjoyed remodelling his homes, spending time with family and friends, and was a standing member of the Moose. George always had a larger than life presence, in stature and personality. He always told the best stories and never met a stranger. We lost a great man, but the memories will last a lifetime.  He is survived and will be greatly missed by his loving wife of 30 years, Huguette Yule of Lindsay, ON; son Craig (Sharon) of Uxbridge, ON; son Scott (Noreen) of Pickering, ON; stepson Wade (Lorrie) of Kingston, ON; stepdaughter Jennifer (Jeffrey) of Clayton NC; and sister Dianne (Larry) Liss of Peterborough, ON. He has 10 grandchildren, Brendan (Laura) Yule, Max Yule, Dane Yule, Joe Yule, Nikolas Yule, Savannah Yule, Quinn Yule, Donovan Ketcham, Shane Dumoulin, Reagan Ketcham and 4 great grandchildren; Mason, Carter, Ivy and Paige. George was predeceased by his parents Charles and Grace.

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A celebration of life will be held at a later date when he can truly be celebrated. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Spinal Cord Injury Ontario. Lastly, the family would like to thank the health care professionals who took care of George day and night over the last 10 years. Their care and dedication meant the world and never went unnoticed. Arrangements entrusted to the Fallis & Shields Funeral Home, Millbrook. Online donations or condolences may be made at


Our deepest condoleances Huguette and family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. ❤

Mona et Henri Comeau

We are so sorry to hear of George's passing and remember him fondly from the earlier years at GM in Kap. He was a supportive, and fun person to work with. Very sorry for your loss.

Peggy Anne Endean

We are so sorry to hear of George's passing and wish much love to all of the family in the coming days. My father worked with George at GM and in Kap. (George Tanton - passed Feb 9, 2021)) and we came to know the family well in our younger years at Birch Point Lodge. Thinking about all of you in the loss of a father, grandfather, husband and great-grandfather.

Jackie Tanton, Janice Tanton, Kevin Nuxoll, Jacob, Ben and Grace

I was very saddened by the passing of Geo. He was a good friend and a wonderful man. We shared many laughs over time. Will sadly be missed. Rest In Peace George (Geo). Bobby Dick. (The Ghost).

Bobby Dick