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HEINTZELMAN FUNERAL HOME, INC. - HELLERTOWN
326 Main St.
HELLERTOWN, PA 18055
(610) 838-0521

LAWRENCE E. GEORGE

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LAWRENCE E. GEORGE Obituary
GEORGE, LAWRENCE E.Lawrence E. George, 81, formerly of Hanover Twp., died Wednesday, August 20, 2014 at Saucon Valley Manor, Hellertown. He is the husband of Katharine J. (Bailey) George. He was born in Germansville on December 21, 1932 to the late Earl D. and Gladys I. (Handwerk) George. He served our country faithfully in the US Army during the Korean War. He was a 1950 graduate of Slatington High School. Larry worked as a data processing manager at the former Treher Office Supply-Allentown until retiring. He is a member of Christ United Church of Christ, Hanover Twp. where he was past treasurer, Allen O. Delke American Legion Post 16, Slatington, Past President of the SPEBSQSA (Society for the Preservation and Encouragement of Barbershop Quartet Singing in America) and sang with many harmonizers. He was also a member of the Mora Club, Hanover Twp. and the Goodfellows, Bethlehem. Survivors: In addition to his wife of 52 years; children: Katharine J. and her husband Dr. Jeff DeCrosta of Bethlehem, Brian L. and his wife Rita F. of Red Hill; sister: Madeline Hemmerly of Germansville; 8 grandchildren: Lauren & Jeff DeCrosta, Jr., Brian & Michael George, Ashley Corbin, Heather Simons, Michael Salvaggi, Nick Fry; 3 great grandchildren: Drake, Abigail, & Isabella. Services: Family and friends are invited to call 3-4 p.m. Sunday, August 24, 2014 at the Heintzelman Funeral Home, Inc. 326 Main Street - Hellertown followed by the service at 4 p.m. The interment will conclude services on Monday at 11 a.m. at the Heidelberg Union Church Cemetery, Slatington with Military Honors. Online expressions of sympathy can be recorded at: www.heintzelmancares.com. Contributions: In lieu of flowers, memorials to the Allen O. Delke American Legion Post 16, PO Box 75 - Slatington, PA 18080.
Published in Morning Call on Aug. 22, 2014
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