Jonathan L. George, 65, of Quincy died on Sunday (March 13, 2011) in Barnes Jewish Hospital, St. Louis.
He was born Aug. 16, 1945, in Clinton, a son of Harold and Dorothy Klar George.
Mr. George worked as a police officer
in San Diego, Calif. He was a graduate of Quincy High and was a member of the Faith Assembly of God. Jon served in the United States Marine Corps
during the Vietnam War
Jon liked to fish and mushroom hunt. But most of all, Jon loved spending time with his kids and grandkids.
He is survived by two children, Cobi Zimmer and her husband, John, of Hannibal, Mo., and Chris George and his wife, Lori, of Quincy; three grandchildren, Jordan Zimmer, Whitney George and Sam Skirvin; and a brother, David George of Los Angeles. Nieces and other relatives also survive.
Jon was preceded in death by his parents; a daughter, Rachelle George; and a brother, Tim George.
SERVICES: 11 a.m. Thursday in Sunset Cemetery of the Illinois Veterans Home by Rev. V. Lee Amsler.
VISITATION: There is no visitation but friends are invited to the graveside services.
MEMORIALS: Charity of the donor's choice.
ARRANGEMENTS: The Duker and Haugh Funeral Home.
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