NEW LISBON — Myron Deland George, 65, of New Lisbon, died Sunday, Feb. 16, 2003, at Bassett Hospital, Cooperstown.
He was born on March 12, 1937, in Edmeston, the son of Myron and Katherine (Angell) George.
He was married to Marion A. Pierce in December 1981, in the Second Baptist Church in Edmeston.
He was employed by Otsego County as a maintenance supervisor.
He was a member of the Farmers Lodge F&AM of Edmeston for several years, and was also a member of the Burlington Baptist Church.
He is survived by his wife, Marion, of New Lisbon; his children, Betty Sue Higgins and her husband, Michael, of Gardner, Maine, Mary-Ann Macintosh and her husband, David, of Cazenovia, Nancy Lou Calderone and her husband, Phillip, of Amsterdam, Thomas George and wife, Tammy, of Burlington Flats; his stepchildren, including Timothy McTaggart and his wife, Kathleen, of Worcester, and Laurie Meyers, also of Worcester.
Deland is also survived by his nine grandchildren who were truly the love of his life.
He is also survived by his father-in-law, Harold Pierce of New Lisbon; a brother-in-law, William Pierce and his wife, Patricia, of Howes Cave; along with several aunts, uncles and cousins.
Calling hours will be held on Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2003, from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Johnston Funeral Home in Morris. A Masonic service conducted by the Farmers Lodge of Edmeston will be held at 8:30 p.m. on Wednesday at the funeral home.
Those who wish are asked to make donations to the Garrattsville Emergency Squad or the Burlington Baptist Church in Deland's memory.
Graveside funeral services will be held in the spring at the Edmeston Union Cemetery.
Funeral arrangements are by the Johnston Funeral Home of Morris.
Published in The Daily Star on Feb. 18, 2003.
Find A Grave Memorial for Myron Deland George
EDMESTON — Friends are invited to attend committal services and burial of Myron Deland George, who died Feb. 16, 2003. Services will be in Edmeston Union Cemetery on Friday, May 9, 2003, at 10 a.m., with the Rev. Jay Henderson officiating.
Published in The Daily Star on May 7, 2003.