George J. Summers

July 23, 2013

Summers, George Obituary

George Junior Summers, 89, Coles Valley Road, Waterfall, PA died at 5:50 AM, Tuesday, July 23, 2013 at Arbors III at St. Barnabas, Gibsonia, PA.

Born March 31, 1924 in Knobsville, PA, he was the son of the late George W. and Rosa A. (Purcell) Summers.  He was married to Janet Mae Dixon on June 25, 1946.  Mrs. Summers survives at home.

One son, Jerry Summers and wife Lucille, Dagsboro, DE and one daughter, Margaret Horton and companion Gary Goerk, Valencia, PA survive.  One son, Gary Summers is deceased.

There are six grandchildren and twelve great grandchildren.  

A sister, Barbara Park, survives of Huntingdon, PA.  Six brothers and two sisters are deceased.

Mr. Summers was a member of the Bethel Church of God, New Grenada, PA.

A retired truck driver from Hiram Wible and Son Trucking, Three Springs, PA, Mr. Summers later worked for Slates Garbage Company, Three Springs.  He also had been a lumberman and farmer.

He was a World War II veteran serving as a corporal in the US Army in the South Pacific where he received numerous medals and awards.

Mr. Summers was an active 44 year member of IOOF Lodge # 773 Waterfall, PA.  He was a Past Noble Grand Master.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 AM, Saturday, July 27, 2013 at the Bethel Church of God, Waterfall, PA with Pastor Kenneth Cornelius officiating.  Interment will be at Hustontown Cemetery.  Friends may call at the M. R. Brown Funeral Home, 301 Pitt Street, Hustontown, PA from 6—8:00 PM on Friday and at the church one hour prior to the service on Saturday.  

The IOOF Lodge will have a memorial service at 7:45 PM Friday evening at the funeral home.  

Memorial contributions may be made to the Bethel Church of God, 275 Gracey Road, Waterfall, PA 16689.




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July 26, 2013
6 - 8 p.m.

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M. R. Brown Funeral Home

301 Pitt Street
Hustontown, PA 17229
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July 27, 2013
10:00 a.m.

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Bethel Church of God

275 Gracey Road
Waterfall, PA 16689
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July 27, 2013

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Hustontown Cemetery

Hustontown, PA


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