Winchester Press – obit – George Bain Arnold
George Bain Arnold
June 12, 1972 to Nov. 30, 2007
It is with unbearable sadness that the familyannounces the tragic and untimely death of Bain Arnold on Nov.30, 2007 at the Markham /Stouffville hospital. Bain died suddenlyof cardiac arrest from a food allergy reaction.
He was the loving son of George and Marion Arnold (nee Waddell)of Bobcaygeon, Ont., and nephew of Darlene Hall of Metcalfe, CarolynMcGregor of Ottawa, and Donald and Harold Waddell of Ottawa. Hewas the devoted husband of Margo Sage-Arnold, proud father ofbaby Wilkin, and a special brother of Paul of Brechin, Ont. Hewill be greatly missed by the Arnold and Sage families, and byhis many nieces, nephews, and cousins, and by all of his wonderfulfriends.
He was the director of business development and hospitality forAngus Glen Golf Club in Markham, for a period of 10 years. Inaddition he had been a part-time instructor at Durham College.He was a contributing writer to Proshop and Golf Business magazines.More recently he had established his own company, GBA Consulting,a sports and entertainment consulting business. He was also amusician, an innovative philanthropist, a devoted family man,and most of all a lover of life. He touched the lives of manypeople, and was highly respected by all.
A memorial visitation was held at the Dixon-Garland Funeral Homein Markham on Dec. 5. A musical and spiritual celebration of Bain’slife is also being planned for mid January, 2008.