George Francis Proudfoot III, age 65, died at home in Cary, on Wed, Nov 25, 2009, after a long battle with prostate cancer. Born Dec 16, 1943 in Denver, CO. Loving husband, father, grandfather, and friend. Brought peace, love, and laughter to all he touched. Survivors include: wife, Anne Proudfoot of Cary; sons, George Christopher Proudfoot of Phoenix, AZ, Daniel Proudfoot of Washington DC; stepdaughter, Lisa Peterson of Cary; granddaughter, Megan Peterson of Cary. Eldest of nine siblings— Bernie, Mary, Walter, Nicolette, Dan, Sallie, Joseph, and Karen—and uncle to many. Memorial service on Sat Dec 12 at 2:30 p.m. at Unity Church of the Triangle, 118 S Person St., Raleigh, NC. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Unity Church of the Triangle or Duke Home Care & Hospice.
Published by The News & Observer on Nov. 26, 2009.