George Ackerly

George Ackerly

August 5th, 1953 June 26th, 2019

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Obituary for George R Ackerly

George Ackerly, 65, born August 5, 1953 died peacefully with his wife by his side on June 26, 2019. He was married to Laura Rohr June 12, 1983. He worked as a carpenter and was often referred to as "the man with the gifted hands".
He is survived by his wife Laura, two daughters Danielle Rose and Genevieve Holly as well as his beloved two grandsons Tyler and Destyn, his sister Joan, many nieces and nephews and numerous family members.
George was predeceased by his parents Raymond and Genevieve as well as his two brothers Raymond and John.
He loved camping with his family when the girls were young and spending time with his grandsons.
He loved his entire family, friends, chocolate and a good scotch. We will miss him deeply.
The family will receive friends at the WESTCHESTER FUNERAL HOME, INC. EASTCHESTER, on Saturday - June 29, 2019 from 2-6 pm. A prayer service will be held at the funeral home at 6 pm immediately following visitation.
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In lieu of flowers, family requests donations to St. Jude's Children's Hospital

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  • Visitation

    June 29th, 2019 | 2:00pm - 6:00pm
    Westchester Funeral Home, Inc.
    190 Main Street
    Eastchester, NY
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email |
    June 29th, 2019
    2:00pm - 6:00pm
  • Service

    June 29th, 2019 | 6:00pm
    Westchester Funeral Home, Inc.
    190 Main Street
    Eastchester, NY
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email |
    June 29th, 2019

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Tina Dalton

So very sorry, George was a sweet guy, many good memories. Laura and family, you are all in my thoughts and prayers
Comment | Posted at 09:42pm via Condolence

Donna Bruckner

I was so shocked to hear of George's passing! My sincere sympathies to Laura and family. George was always so sweet.
Comment | Posted at 08:29pm via Condolence

WyKeima Walker

My sweetest Genny (ivory) I love you and I am praying for you and your entire family as you get through this difficult time. May God comfort you -WyKeima (ebony)
Comment | Posted at 02:48pm via Condolence

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