TRACY CITY, Tenn. — George Leon Blauch, 80, of Tracy City, Tenn., passed away on Tuesday, March 12, 2013.
He was born Aug. 31, 1932, in Short Gap, W.Va. to Bruce Fay and Ethel McKenzie Blauch, who preceded him in death along with his sisters, Evelyn Hiett and Margaret Ward and his brothers, Haven, John, Homer, Thomas and Bruce Jr.
He is survived by his wife, Doris Blauch, of Tracy City; his son, James Blauch and wife Kathie, of Hudson, Mass.; his grandchildren, Luke and Nick, of Harvard, Mass.; his step grandchildren, Sierra and Jacob, of McMinnville; his stepson, Hector Ayende and wife Mary Ann, of McMinnville and his sisters, Loretta Thomas and Darlene Gulino, both of Short Gap.
A memorial service will be held in the Scarpelli Funeral Home, P.A., Cresaptown, (www.scarpellifh.com) on Saturday, June 29, 2013, at 2 p.m. with Missionary Pastor Salvatore Rogue officiating. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service.
Honoring his wishes, in lieu of flowers, donations may be made in George Blauch’s memory to the Frankfort District Historical Society, c/o Eva Kidwell, Treasurer, Route 2, Box 107E, Keyser, WV 26726.