George Singer

December 6, 1936 - December 11, 2019
George Singer

George Anthony Singer Jr. age 83, of St. Clairsville, OH passed away December 11, 2019 at Liza’s Place, Wheeling, WV after a lengthy battle with Alzheimer’s disease. George, “Bud”, was born December 6, 1936 in Wheeling, WV son of George A. Singer Sr. and Lenora M. Juergens Singer who preceded him in death along with his infant brother Richard.

He is survived by his loving wife and devoted caretaker of 60 years, Nancy L. Irwin Singer, brother, Roger (Susie) Singer of Grove City, OH and sister, Ruth Marshall of Wheeling, WV; brothers in law Bill (Marcie) Irwin of Wheeling, WV, Jack Irwin, of St. Clairsville, OH and Thomas Irwin of Pittsburgh, PA; children: Lynne (Jeff) Mamone of Martins Ferry, OH, Doug (Joy) Singer of Columbus, OH, Steve (Dawn) Singer of San Ramon, CA, and Susan Heath (Mark Wareham) of Hilliard, OH and grandchildren: Sarah (Steven) Denman, Jared Singer, Devin, Jordan and Owen Heath, Tristen, Taylor and Blaine Singer and many nieces, nephews and great nieces and nephews.

George was a person who loved his Lord, life and family and enjoyed coaching his boys in little league baseball, collecting Coca Cola memorabilia, camping, square dancing, Steeler football, gardening, investing and working on his model railroad. He was devout in his Lutheran faith since childhood and over the years served his church in many capacities and especially enjoyed singing in the choir.

He was a veteran of the United States Navy and a proud graduate of Wheeling College.

George was owner/operator of Cameo Dental Laboratory, Wheeling WV for 34 years and worked tirelessly with his wife Nancy and daughter Lynne to create dental restorations for many dentists in the Ohio Valley.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Christ the King Lutheran Church, St. Clairsville, OH, Liza’s Place or a charity of the donor’s choice. A celebration of George’s life will be held on Saturday, December 14 at Christ the King Lutheran Church, St. Clairsville, OH. Calling hours will be from 10:00 am until time of services at 11:00am.

Arrangements by Care Funeral & Cremation Specialists 204 W. Main St. St. Clairsville, Ohio 43950.

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  • December 13, 2019
    Georgiann Sprouts Brown says:
    George and I went to high school together and because our names were Singer and Sprouts we often sat next to each other. I remember him as a really nice friend and I was so sorry to read that he died. I last saw him at the 50th year reunion.. To his family my sincere sympathy.

  • December 13, 2019
    Cheryl J Skinner,Tri-State Military Museum says:
    May the love of God surround you and your family during this difficult time, May you come to know that the love of God is with you always, May your memories of George Anthony Singer, Jr., give you peace, comfort and strength… Rest now in the arms of our Lord your mission on earth is complete. I thank you for your service to our Country and my Freedom. You will not be forgotten. My thoughts and prayers to the family of …. US Navy Veteran, George Anthony Singer, Jr., is “A True American Hero” God Bless† † Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends. John 15:13 †

  • December 16, 2019
    Pam chase says:
    Lynne, So very sorry to hear of your father’s passing. Please know that you and your family have been in our thoughts and prayers. Pam and Mike Chase