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George Wiley Sr.

June 1, 1923 - February 22, 2018

IN MEMORY OF  George C. Wiley, Sr.
June 1, 1923 - February 22, 2018

George C. Wiley, Sr.

George C. Wiley, Sr., 94, passed away Thursday, February 22, 2018 at ManorCare Health Services, Kingston Court. He was the husband of the late Rose (Bowers) Wiley. The couple were married more than 60 years before Rose's passing in 2009.  Services will be private at the convenience of the family. Heffner Funeral Chapel & Crematory, York, is in charge of arrangements.  Born June 1, 1923 in Lancaster, George was a son of the late Stuart A. and Kathryn M. (Ritter) Wiley. He worked many years for McCrorys's in the warehouse. Following his retirement, George worked as a stagehand for Hershey Entertainment. Mr. Wiley served our country in the United States Army during World War II.
Mr. Wiley is survived by two sons, George C. Wiley and wife, Janice, and Richard K. Wiley; a daughter, Jacqueline M. Howard and husband, Richard; four grandchildren; five great- grandchildren; and six great-great-grandchildren. In addition to his wife and parents, George was preceded in death by seven siblings.  Send Condolences at
Published in York Daily Record & York Dispatch on Feb. 26, 2018

George enjoyed a long and distinguished career with IATSE beginning in 1953 with Lancaster Local 247 and had been a member of Local 98 since 1972.

I would like to take the time to show my appreciation to the Local for the flower arrangement and the gift which will come in handy and to thank all those that sent cards and condolences. But most of all i would like to thank all the members that took time out of their busy day to come to the cemetery to see dad off. I know he would have enjoyed it very much. Now there is only one thing left to say;


Thanks George


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