George, A. Leroy 1904-1972 New Lisbon, NY
A. LEROY GEORGE
A. Leroy George, 67, of New Lisbon died suddenly Wednesday, June 28 at Fox memorial Hospital, Oneonta.
Funeral services were held Friday, June 30 from the Johnson Funeral Home, Morris. Rev. Wagner Beach, pastor from Gilbertsville, and Rev. Peter Willis, summer pastor of the Morris United Methodist Church, officiated.
Burial was made in Edmeston Union Cemetery.
Mr. George was born Sept. 10, 1904 in New Lisbon, the son of Levi C. George and May Southworth. He married Jan. 28, 1929 in Morris to Emily Smith.
His childhood was spent in New Lisbon and he attended New Lisbon schools. He was a farmer in New Lisbon.
He was a Justice of the Peace and Councilman of the Town of New Lisbon. He was the past master and member of the Tienuderrah Lodge 605, Hillington Chapter Free and Accepted Masons; and a member of the Royal Arch Masons.
Mr. George was a past master of the Louisville Grange and a member of the Garrattsville United Methodist Church.
He is survived by his wife, Emily; his mother, May George, New Lisbon; one daughter, Mrs. Robert (Anita) Carr of Boulder, Colo.; two sisters, Harriet Robinson of Delhi and Martha Harrington of Garrattsville; three brothers, Dr. E. Clark George and Robert A. George, both of Garrattsville; and Myron George of New Lisbon; two grandchildren; several nephews and nieces.