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Steven G. George

February 22, 1942 ~ April 30, 2020 (age 78)

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Obituary

Steven G. George Moon Township A life-long learner, educator, computer whiz and bowler extraordinaire, a Moon Township resident since 1965, Steve G. George passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, April 30, 2020, at Allegheny General Hospital at age 78. Born in Sewickley on February 22, 1942, Steve was the youngest of four children born to the late Steven J. and Ethel (Haus) George. Beloved husband of Judith (Larkin) George for 54 years; loving father of Steven George, Jr., Jean Bender and Katheryn Barker (Steven); brother of Helen Martin (Michael), James George (Joyce) and Richard George (Lea); and loving uncle to many nieces and nephews. Steve was a 1960 graduate of East Huntingdon High School and obtained his B.S. in Mathematics from California University of PA in 1964. Upon graduation, he spent two years at Avella and 32 years at Moon High School, teaching math and computer science. He proudly formed and coached boys and girls varsity bowling teams, leading his teams to many championships. Upon retirement in 1998 from teaching, he worked for All American Bowling installing computerized Bowling Scoring Systems. Steve loved to bowl! He was the first inductee into the WPIBL Hall of Fame for Meritorious Service. He served as secretary/treasurer for Greater Pittsburgh Ten-Pin Bowling Association. He was director and president of Greater Pittsburgh USBC BA. He also volunteered at state tournaments and bowled in many ABC tournaments. Steve and Judy married at and were long-time members of St. Margaret Mary Parish. Steve was a wonderful husband, father, brother, uncle and friend. Kind and sweet, a patient teacher loved by many; he will be greatly missed. Visitation will be held on Monday, May 4 and Tuesday, May 5 from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. at COPELAND MOON TOWNSHIP FUNERAL HOME, 981 Brodhead Road, www.copelandfuneralhomes.com. COVID-19 restrictions require masks and social distancing. Mass will be limited to immediate family at St. Margaret Mary Church on Wednesday, May 6. A celebration of his life to enable a larger gathering will be planned for a later date. Family suggests donations, if desired, in his name to the Prader-Willi Syndrome Association USA (www.pwsausa.org).

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Services

Visitation
Monday
May 4, 2020

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
R.d. Copeland Inc.
981 Brodhead Rd.
Moon Township, PA 15108

Visitation
Monday
May 4, 2020

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
R.d. Copeland Inc.
981 Brodhead Rd.
Moon Township, PA 15108

Visitation
Tuesday
May 5, 2020

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
R.d. Copeland Inc.
981 Brodhead Rd.
Moon Township, PA 15108

Visitation
Tuesday
May 5, 2020

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
R.d. Copeland Inc.
981 Brodhead Rd.
Moon Township, PA 15108

Private Services

St. Margaret Mary Church
1 Parish Place
Moon Township, PA 15108

Donations

Prader-Willi Snydrome Association
Web: http://www.pwsausa.org

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