Greece: Monday, February 17, 2014 at age 90. Predeceased by his brother-in-law, Fred Pomeroy, Survived by his wife Fay Bird; children, Howard (Sally) Bird, Cathy (Rick) Totah, Doug (Theresa) Bird; grandchildren, Gregory (Claire) Bird, Sarah (Jesse) Shive, Ryan (Leanna) Bird, Valerie (Todd) Orbaker, Andrea ( Howard Harding) Totah, Erika and Scott Tokarz; great- grandchildren, Matthew, Austin, Jon, Melana, Laila, Conor, Katelyn and Chloe; sister-in-law, Ann Pomeroy; many loving family and friends. George is a proud veteran of the United States Navy. He is a retiree from Eastman Kodak, a boy scout leader, musician, artist, square-dancer, enjoyed the outdoors and a active member at Church of the Ascension. George's memorial service will be celebrated Saturday, February 22nd, 2:00PM at Church of the Ascension 2 Riverside Street, Rochester, NY 14613. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Church of the Ascension in George's name. For more information or to sign George's guestbook, please visit View Tribute Video

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  1. Grandpa was a special,kind & talented man. He will be missed by all who had the pleasure of meeting him. Until we meet again…I love you always!

  2. Our condolences to Cathy, Rick and all the Bird Family. The pictures of George show that he loved life and his family. What happy memories.

  3. So sorry for your loss CAthy and family. May God bless you and may you cherish your memories as they will give you peace. Fondly, sue schantz

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