VAN SLEET, 82
WINTER HAVEN - George Francis Van Sleet, age 82, of Winter Haven, FL passed away October 26, 2013 due to cancer.
He was born June 11, 1931 in Cohoes, NY the son of Frank Van Sleet and Adalane (Greenhalgh) Van Sleet. He was a supervisor with General Electric, US Army Korean War Veteran and of the Catholic faith.
In addition to his parents, George was preceded in death by his sister: Alice Falcone.
He is survived by his wife, of 28 years, Mary Van Sleet, sons: George Francis Van Sleet, Jr., and Richard Van Sleet, daughters: Barbara "Bobbie" Pires and Maria Birch, 7 grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.ottlaughlinfuneralhome.com
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Good Shepherd Hospice, 105 Arneson Avenue, Auburndale, FL 33823.
Published in Ledger from Oct. 28 to Oct. 29, 2013