Lembke George Louis Lembke, 84, of Westerville, Tuesday, May 20,2014. Son of George John and Elizabeth Artimese (Burgess) he was born in Toledo, Ohio on August 26,1929. Growing up on a farm near Bowling Green, he graduated from Webster School and farmed until he began college at age twenty nine. Graduating from Toledo University with a degree in Electrical Engineering, George worked for North American Aviation/Rockwell, Columbus and was a Master Mason of Pemberville Masonic Lodge 516. He could fix anything and enjoyed restoring vehicles including antique tractors and sports cars, and was a member of the Central Ohio Jaguar Club. An outdoorsman all his life, he was also an enthusiastic follower of sports, particularly basketball and golf, both of which he played. Well known for his sharp mind and quick wit. Preceded in death by Paula(Muir), his wife of sixty years, he is survived by his three daughters, Lynn (Ken Fleak), Jeanine (Frank Vonville), and Nancy (Richard Lakeman);six grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and his sister, Joan Hille. He will be thought of often and forever missed. George's family and friends are invited to share their memories at the Genoa Twp. Hall, 5111 S. Old 3C Highway, Westerville, Ohio on Sunday, May 25, 2014, from 4-7 p.m. Arrangements by HILL FUNERAL HOME, Westerville.
Hill Funeral Home
220 South State Street Westerville, OH 43081
Published in The Columbus Dispatch on May 24, 2014