Nufer, George L.
George Lawton Nufer, age 66, Oshkosh, passed away peacefully and on his own terms on April 30, 2013. He was born August 13, 1946 in Oconomowoc, Wisconsin to George A. and Florence R. Nufer.
A graduate of Oconomowoc High School, George went on to work a number of jobs including Neenah Foundry and a stint at Trek Bicycles in Oconomowoc. He was a talented artist and did many projects, such as restaurant placards and signs, for his wide circle of friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents and is survived by a brother Bruce, (Kathy), Nufer, Menasha, two sisters, Phyllis Nufer, New Berlin and Patricia, (Chuck), Seider of Everett, Washington. He had a number of nieces and nephews but was closest to Margaret, (David), Ekrem and Lizzie Nufer who will especially miss her Uncle George.
George was sociable, loved to talk, a loyal friend and though misunderstood by some, had a good heart and a generous spirit.
Special thanks to Dr. Karen Gremminger and the Hematology/Oncology staff at Mercy Medical Center, Oshkosh for their kindness and caring.
A farewell gathering for family and friends will be held Saturday, May 11, 2013, 2-6 pm, at the Distillery Pub on Main Street in Oshkosh.
Westgor Funeral Homes, Neenah is assisting the family with arrangements. (920) 722-7151.