George E. Wasson
George Wasson, 86, long-time Sparks resident, passed away on Sunday, April 28, 2013. A native of Long Beach, CA, he was born August 27, 1926, to George and Elvira Wasson. A trucker by profession, George was a dedicated employee of Wells Cargo for 42 years. He had a passion for flying remote controlled airplanes, and loved fishing as well.
George was preceded in death by Darlene Wasson, his wife of 56 years, as well as his granddaughter, Malia Wasson. He is survived by his sons, Merv Wasson of Sparks, and Wayne Wasson of Spanish Springs; grandsons John and Joshua Wasson of Reno; and three great-grandchildren.
There will be a viewing on Tuesday, April 30, 2013 from 2 to 4 pm at Walton's Sierra Chapel, 875 West Second Street, Reno. Graveside services, under the directions of Walton's, will take place on Wednesday, May 1st at 2:00 pm at Mountain View Cemetery, Reno, where George will be laid to rest next to his dear wife.