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Gregory "Greg" George

September 14, 1953 ~ January 8, 2022 (age 68)


New Waterford - Gregory "Greg" George, age 68, of New Waterford, died on Saturday, January 8, 2022, at Salem North Healthcare, Salem.

He was born on September 14, 1953, in Salem, a son of the late Richard and Phyllis Leffel George.

Greg had worked for over 20 years at Insul Company in East Palestine, as well as his family’s business, George's Party Pack in New Middletown.  He was a member of New Waterford Eagles #2415, and the East Palestine Moose Lodge #467.  Greg enjoyed fishing, hunting, scrapping, and collecting both coins and bottles.

He is survived by his longtime companion, Billie Cope of New Waterford; sister, Cheryl Townsend of East Palestine; Billie’s daughters, Connie (Tim) Yarab of Wakeman, OH, and Tracy Lemley of New Waterford.  Also surviving are four grandchildren, and five great grandchildren that he loved as his own.

He was preceded in death by his parents, and a brother, Richard P. George, Jr.

Memorial donations may be made to East Palestine Moose Lodge #467, 43 West Rebecca St., East Palestine, OH 44413.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the Warrick-Kummer-Rettig Funeral Home, Columbiana.

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Moose Lodge #467, East Palestine
43 Rebecca St., East Palestine OH 44413

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