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George DeVry

1927 - 2017 Obituary Condolences

Age 90, of Murrieta, California, passed away on Sunday, October 29, 2017, at Manor Care in Hemet, California. He was born on Wed- nesday, March 9, 1927 and was the son of late Irving and Julia Romero DeVry. George served in the U.S. Navy for 4 years during WWII. He was a proud member of the local VFW and The Elks Club in Temecula. George held many positions within these organizations and he participated in the community. He served as President of the Murrieta Hot Springs Association, and helped at the Murrieta Senior Center. He was an active member of the Republican Party while backing candidates and making donations. George enjoyed traveling and visited many states in the U.S. and visited may countries abroad. He liked to be active and played golf when he had the opportunity. George visited the gym three days a week religiously. He had a strong faith in God and his family describe him as fun loving, social, intelligent, family oriented and a great sense of humor. George will be sorely missed by those who knew him and loved him. Surviving are sons, Steve DeVry (Kathy); Scott DeVry (Connie); and Christopher DeVry (Lisa), 8 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren. A graveside service will be at Riverside National Cemetery on November 16, 2017 at 11:45AM with Military Honors. A reception will follow at The Elks Lodge #2801, 28061 Diaz Rd, Temecula starting at 1:00PM. In lieu of flowers, please make a donation in his name to the Salvation Army, http://www.salvationarmy.org
Published in Press-Enterprise on Nov. 12, 2017
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