George J. Baumes

George J. Baumes, 82 of Mountain Top, passed away Thursday, Feb. 26, 2013, in Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center.

Born in Bronx, N.Y., he was the son of the late August and Jeanne (Duval) Baumes. He was educated in New York schools.

He was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force, serving in the Korean War.

In addition to his wife, Agnes, He was preceded in death by his son, Paul; and one sister.

Survivors are daughters, Lorraine Ambrose and Stephanie Gittens, both of Mountain Top; and six grandchildren.

The family invites friends to attend a Funeral Mass at 10:30 a.m. Monday in St. Jude's Roman Catholic Church, Mountain Top.

Arrangements were entrusted to The Desiderio Funeral Home Inc., 436 S. Mountain Blvd., Mountain Top.

Published in Citizens' Voice on Mar. 3, 2013