Obituaries » Anthony J. George
April 11, 2021
Anthony J. George
April 11, 2021
Anthony J. George, 75, of Wilkes-Barre, passed away on Sunday, April 11, 2021, at Wilkes-Barre General Hospital.
Tony was born in Wilkes-Barre, a son of the late Joseph and Helen Isaac George. He was a graduate of G.A.R. High School, class of 1965, and a graduate of Luzerne County Community College. Tony was employed by Bloomsburg Metal for 42 years.
Tony loved to fish in his spare time. He was the most kind, caring, selfless person anyone knew! He was the best husband, father, pop pop and friend ever!! A true gentleman that was loved by all and will be missed greatly!!
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his siblings, Mae, Kae, Lilla, George, Carol and Margaret.
Surviving is his wife, Paulette Baynock George. Tony and Paulette would have celebrated their 55th wedding anniversary on May 7th. Daughters: Teressa Petro, Wilkes-Barre and Tracey George, Plymouth; grandchildren, Robert Petro Jr., Sarah Petro, Brian James Garey Jr. and Anthony John George II; great grandson, Brian James Garey III; brother, Francis George; sister, Josephine Fluegel; numerous nieces and nephews.
Funeral services are private and at the convenience of the family. There will be no public calling hours.
Condolences may be sent by visiting Tony’s obituary at www.natandgawlas.com.
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Nat & Gawlas Funeral Home, 89 Park Avenue, Wilkes-Barre.