O’Rourke & O’Rourke
Inc. Funeral Home

25 River Street
Salamanca, NY 14779
phone: (716) 945-4760
fax: (716) 945-4222

George Jerread Sr.

Mr. George Jerread Sr.,age 62, of Clinton Street, Salamanca, New York died Tuesday afternoon, May 8, 2007 at Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, New York following a short illness.

Born on January 13, 1945 in Wilmington, Delaware he was the son of the late Charles and Lucy Hanson Jerread. He was married in Salamanca New York to the former Ruby Tichinel who survives. Previously, he was married to the former Nancy Bargy who predeceased him on November 7, 1996.

Mr. Jerread was a veteran of the United States Navy.

He was employed with the U.S. Department of Transportation, Rte. 535, Salamanca, NY for over 19 years working as a current supervisor.

Mr. Jerread enjoyed the outdoors, especially being on or near the ocean. He also enjoyed hunting and fishing.

Surviving besides his wife are: 2 sons, George Jerrard Jr., Clinton Street, Salamanca, New York, Herbert (Lori) Jerread, Fuquay Varina, North Carolina; a daughter; Ann Marie (Scott) Perrington, Freedom, New York; a step son, Steve (Barbara) Bargy, Jacksonville, Fla.; 11 grandchildren; 4 step daughters, Sara (Willie) Cockerman, Anchorage, Alaska, Samantha (Jonathan) Zeno, Jacksonville, North Carolina, Summer Bargy, Swanton, Maryland, Winter Paugh, Clinton Street, Salamanca, New York.

He was predeceased by a brother, Charles Jerread.

Friends may call at the O'Rourke & O'Rourke Inc. Funeral Home, 25 River Street, Salamanca, New York on Thursday evening from 7-9 P.M. and Friday from 2-4 and 7-9 P.M.

Funeral services will be held in the funeral home on Saturday at 1:00 P.M. with Rev. Darrell S. Trichinel, of Ridgeley, W.V., brother-in-law of the deceased officiating.

Burial will be in Hollywood Cemetery, Harrington, Delaware.