FRASER, George Irvine - suddenly at Trenton Memorial Hospital on Thursday, December 6th, 2012. George Fraser of Trenton in his 74th year. Beloved husband of Helen (Hart) Fraser. Loving father of Tracy Fraser-Pelland and her husband Serge of Kingston and Julie Fraser of Cornwall. Also remembered by his sister Ruth Douglas and her husband Tom of Winchester; brother Wes Fraser and his wife Doris of Belleville and brother-in-law Peter Hart. Ever remembered by grandchildren Joshua, Chantalle, Nicolas, Andrew and Peter. The family will receive friends at the RUSHNELL FUNERAL CENTRE, 60 Division Street, Trenton on Monday, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. and on Tuesday, December 11th, 2012 from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m., with a Royal Canadian Legion Branch #110 Memorial Service at 11:00 a.m. followed by a reception at the Royal Canadian Legion Branch #110. Cremation to follow with Interment at Belleville Cemetery at a later date. If desired, Memorial Donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or the Hastings and Prince Edward Lung Association would be appreciated by the family.

 

A summary of his Decorations/Awards/Achievements are as follows:

 

MASTER WARRANT OFFICER
G.I. Fraser
Served 1956-1987
Elected to the Canadian Forces Sports Hall of Fame for outstanding achievement in BOXING

 

1959-1961

Competed for the Royal Canadian School of Signals - 17 Bouts - 15 Wins/2 losses

1961

Eastern Ontario Area Lightweight Champion

1970-1972

Coached the Royal Military College Boxing Team

1971-1972

Vice-President of Boxing Ontario

1976-1986

Officiated 8 Canadian National Championships, 7 Provincial Championships, 2 Canada Winter Games, and 2 Ontario Winter Games

1982-1984

President of New Brunswick Boxing Association

1983

Provincial Coach for the New Brunswick Boxing Team at the Canada Winter Games

1983-1985

Member of the Board of Directors - Canadian Amateur Boxing Association

1984

Officiated USA vs Canada International Boxing

1986

Certified Level 5A referee and Judge for the Amateur International Boxing Association. Officiated at the Multi-National Canada Cup

1986-1996

Member of the Board of Directors - Boxing Ontario

1987

Officiated President's Cup in Indonesia - Selected Best Official

1990

Inducted into Canadian Boxing Hall of Fame