George M. Tassone

Born: Wed., May 25, 1938
Died: Sat., Dec. 12, 2015


Visitation

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Tue., Dec. 15, 2015
Location: Robert A. Evans Jr. Funeral Home


Religious Service

8:00 PM Tue., Dec. 15, 2015
Location: Robert A. Evans Jr. Funeral Home


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George M. Tassone, age 77, of Pottsville, PA passed away Saturday, December 12th, 2015 at Rosewood Nursing Home in Schuykill Haven.

Born in Pottsville, PA on May 25, 1938, he was the son of the late George and Amelia (Genevese) Tassone.

George served in the U.S. Air Force as a Airman Third Class from September 1955 to June 1958.  He worked as a repairman and operator for the Reading Anthracite Company for 26 years until retiring in 2000.

George was a member of the St. Patrick Roman Catholic Church in Pottsville, a Lifetime member of the West End Fire Company in Pottsville, and a member of the Pottsville AMVETS.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a granddaughter Stephanie Tassone.

George is survived by his wife of 56 years, Bridget (Mason) Tassone, Palo Alto; 3 sons: George Tassone Jr. and his wife Linda, Pottsville, John Tassone and his wife Mary, Lake Wynonah, and Louis Tassone and his companion Jody Mataka, Pottsville; a daughter Inez Dombrowski and her husband James, Pottsville; 7 grandchildren: Kali Ann, Jonathan, Dominque, Brianna, Jason, Ashley and her husband Adam, and Hunter; brother Louis Tassone, Minersville; sister Carmela Brilla, Pottsville; and many nieces and nephews.

A Religious Service will be held at the Robert A. Evans Jr. Funeral Home, 208 Pike St., Port Carbon at 8PM on Tuesday December 15th.

Relatives and Friends are invited to a viewing on Tuesday evening from 6-8PM at the funeral home.

Interment will be held private at the convenience of the family in Indiantown Gap National Cemetery in Annville, PA.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to American Cancer Society 101 Frack Street Frackville, PA 17931.

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