Paul J. George J. George

Age 67 . Wilmington, DE


Passed away peacefully at his home on October 15, 2014. Mr. George was born in Wilmington, the son of the late Florence (Parisi) and Peter George, Sr. He was a 1965 graduate of Salesianum School and a 1969 graduate from the University of Delaware. He served in the U.S. Army during the Viet Nam War and was discharged as a 1st Lieutenant. Now retired, he was formerly a co-owner of Pete George Tile Company and he was a member of the Delaware Veterans Post.

Paul is survived by his wife of 32 years, Deborah (Harter) George; his daughters, Vanessa M. George and her husband, Victor and Samantha Smolinski and her husband, Michael, all of Wilmington; his son, Michael N. George of Clearwater, FL; his grandchildren, Kaylie, Devin, Justin, Jared and Natalie; his sister, Joanna Duffy of Carlsbad, CA and his brother, Peter George, Jr. of Lithia, FL.

Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Wednesday morning, October 22nd at 11 AM at St. Mary Magdalen Church, Concord Pike and Sharpley Road. Burial will be in the Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Bear, DE. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Delmarva Parkinson's Alliance, Attn: Art Cooley, Chairman, 3843 Devonshire Drive, Salisbury, MD 21804.

Published in The News Journal from Oct. 19 to Oct. 21, 2014