Jeffries, George William |
George William Jeffries, 82, of Tustin, passed away April 10, 2013. George was born March 25, 1931, in
Bellefonte, Pennsylvania, and was a graduate of Penn State University and Navy OCS. He served in the
U.S. Navy from 1952-1955 and saw active duty ln Korea and the Western Pacific. LCDR USNR, Retired. George married Elouise Marie Phelps on June 24, 1953.
George's career spanned over 50 years in investment securities and commercial banking at Wells Fargo Bank, Salomon Brothers, Bank of America, and included 12 years with the Los Angeles County Treasurer and 15 years with the City of Tustin .
He enjoyed singing in the Calvary Church choir, coaching girls softball, coin collecting, volunteering on numerous boards and organizations, watching his grandchildren play various sports, and all things Penn State.
He is survived by his wife of 59 years, Elouise; daughters, Ellen, Karen, and Ann; sister, Grayce Hope (Jeffries) Coder; 8 grandchildren, 1 great-grandchild, nephews and relatives. George was preceded in death by his son, Mark.
A memorial service will be held at 12:00 noo, on Friday, April 19, 2013 at Calvary Church,1010 N. Tustin Ave., Santa Ana.In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be sent to Boys and Girls Club of America or
Published in Orange County Register on Apr. 16, 2013