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George M. Shirey Sr.

November 16, 1949 ~ December 13, 2019 (age 70)

Obituary

George M. Shirey, Sr., 70, of Leechburg, passed away Friday, December 13, 2019.  He was born on November 16, 1949, in Sligo, Pa. to Nellie (Hepler) and the late Samuel H. Shirey, Sr.   Beloved husband of Janet (Chronick) Shirey for 48 wonderful years; loving father of George M. (Kayla) Jr., John (Kyle), and Samuel C. (Erin D.) Shirey; and grandfather of ten cherished grandchildren. George was the dear brother of Samuel H. Shirey Jr., Marie Shirey Cox, Neva Beradone, and Holly Rogers. 

George was a devoted member of the New Kensington Fire Station 56-1 for 48-years, a member of Tyrian Lodge 644 F & AM for 40 years, a member of the Hillbilly Clan 53, and served proudly in the US Army.   

Family and friends will be received Monday from 2 to 4 p.m. & 6 to 9 p.m., at RJ SLATER IV FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATION SERVICE, 1000 Freeport Road, New Kensington, 724-335-0100.  A Masonic Service will be held at 7 p.m., followed by a Firefighters Memorial Service at 7:30 p.m.  Additional viewing will be Tuesday from 10 a.m. until the time of the service at 11:30 a.m. with Phil Walker officiating.  www.rjslater.com

To send flowers to George's family, please visit our floral store.


Services

Visitation
Monday
December 16, 2019

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
RJ Slater IV Funeral Home & Cremation Service
1000 Freeport Road
New Kensington, PA 15068

Visitation
Monday
December 16, 2019

6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
RJ Slater IV Funeral Home & Cremation Service
1000 Freeport Road
New Kensington, PA 15068

Masonic Service
Monday
December 16, 2019

7:00 PM
RJ Slater IV Funeral Home & Cremation Service
1000 Freeport Road
New Kensington, PA 15068

Fireman's Service
Monday
December 16, 2019

7:30 PM
RJ Slater IV Funeral Home & Cremation Service
1000 Freeport Road
New Kensington, PA 15068

Visitation
Tuesday
December 17, 2019

10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
RJ Slater IV Funeral Home & Cremation Service
1000 Freeport Road
New Kensington, PA 15068

Funeral Service
Tuesday
December 17, 2019

11:30 AM
RJ Slater IV Funeral Home & Cremation Service
1000 Freeport Road
New Kensington, PA 15068

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