Rita George, a lifelong Broad Channel resident, died July 23. She was 87.
George was born in Rockaway on November 21, 1920. She was a member
of the Rosary Society, the SVS Mothers Club and the American Legion
She was preceded in death by her parents, Charles and Margaret Geier; brother, Charles Geier; and sister, Loretta Thompson.
George is survived by her husband of 66 years, Frank; children, Frank, Donna Kase, Richard (Regina), Thomas (Diane), Timothy (Irene) and Rita (Jack) Conneely; 14 grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
Funeral arrangements were entrusted to the Hillebrand Funeral Home. Interment was at Pinelawn Memorial Cemetery in Pinelawn, New York.