George Manuel Dainard

George Manuel Dainard

1932 – 2007

George Manuel Dainard of Riverview, NB passed away at his residence on Thursday, November 08, 2007 at the age of 74 years.

Born in Golden BC on November 22, 1932 he was the son of the late Courtland J. and Harriet A. (Sanborn) Dainard. George joined the Navy in 1952 and retired as Lieutenant in 1961. He earned a United Nations Service Medal after serving in Korea. In 1962 he entered the air traffic control field which he retired from in September of 1989. He was a member of St. John The Baptist Anglican Church and was a member of the mens club within the church. George was a member of the Moncton Golf and Country Club where he enjoyed many rounds of golf with friends.

He will be sadly missed by his daughters Lynn (Doug) La Croix of Calgary, AB, Betty Jean Dainard (David Hyslop) of Chester, NS, and Ann (Mario) Cordeiro of Oakville, ON; son Bill (Shelley) Dainard of Park Corner, PE; brothers Bill (Kaye) Dainard of High Prairie, AB, and Alan (Norma) Dainard of Toronto, ON; grand daughter Claire Cordeiro; also by several nieces and nephews.

Besides his parents he was predeceased by his wife Barbara in 2005 and his brother Gary in 2006.

The funeral service was held at St. John the Baptist Anglican Church on Tuesday, November 13, 2007 with Rev. Brent Ham officiating.

Interment is in Alderwood Cemetery.

In George’s memory, donations made to St. John the Baptist Anglican Memorial Fund or to the memorial of the donors choice would be appreciated.

Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Riverview Funeral Home, (506) 857-9544.

Online condolences can be made via

Your condolences will be approved within one business day. You will need a valid Facebook account. Please email us if you have any questions.