October 1, 1919 ~ October 2, 2009
Greece: Passed away peacefully at home surrounded by family on Oct. 2, 2009, the day following his 90th birthday. Born in New Bedford, MA, George served in the Navy in WWII, later settling in Rochester, where he worked many years at Kodak. He greatly enjoyed his retirement, volunteering more than 20 years as a tutor in Greece elementary schools, as well as working on his golf game and traveling extensively with his wife and best friend, Helen. Survived by Helen (Phillips) with whom he shared nearly 57 years of marriage; daughters, sons-in-law and grandchildren; Nancy Baron and Neil Osterweil (sons George and Byron), Patricia Baron-Mills and Mark Mills (son Hunter), Susan Baron and Eric Cosman (daughter Katie), Pamela and Jeff Marti (daughter Dana); his sister, Flora Barber, and five nieces and nephews. His Memorial Service will be held Tuesday Oct. 6 at Messiah Lutheran Church, 4301, Mt. Read Blvd. at 2pm. Friends are invited to join the family immediately following for a church reception. Interment held at the convenience of the family. Contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society. A celebration of a life well-lived will be held next year.