George T. Butler
TROY- George T. Butler, 79, died Monday, October 29, 2012 at Samaritan Hospital after a brief illness. Born in Troy, he was the son of the late George H. and Julia O'Keefe Butler. He was a veteran of the Korean war
and had served on the Troy Police Force for over 30 years, retiring as a captain.
He is survived by his wife Hazel Neal Butler; father of Erin Livolsi (Brian), Debbie McNab (Craig) and the late George T. Butler Jr. and Danny Penders; grandfather of Jared and Audra Livolsi and Brock Evelith; brother of Sheila McVeigh (William), Richard K. Butler (Carolyn) and Michael J. (Sherri); beloved nephew of Helen Flanagan. Also survived by several nieces and nephews.
Relatives and friends may call at the Leahy Funeral Home, 336 Third St., Troy , Thursday from 2-4pm and are welcome to stay for a prayer service at 4:00pm. Burial will take place the following day, Friday, at 10:30 am at the Gerald Solomon Saratoga National Cemetery.
Those wishing to remember George in a special way may send contributions to the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, 5 computer Dr. West, Albany, NY 12205