December 21, 2014

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George E. Schmucker

George E. Schmucker, 68, of Avon, died friday December 14, 2012 at home after a long illness. George was born in Cleveland on October 14, 1944.

George is survived by his wife of 39 years, Rebecca (nee Olloman) Schmucker; daughter, Jennifer; son, Christopher; granddaughter, Charlotte; and brother, Joseph.

He served with the US. Marine Corps during the Vietnam War. He was a decorated combat veteran and reached the rank of Sergeant. He remained a proud member of the Marine Corps League until his passing. George served as a Police Detective with the city of Bay Village for over 27 years. He was an avid fisherman, outdoor enthusiast and enjoyed woodworking and spending time with his family.

Friends will be received Monday, December 17, 2012 at Misencik Funeral Home, 36363 Detroit Rd., Avon, from 4 until 8 P.M., where closing prayers will be Tuesday, December 18, 2012 at 9:45 A.M., followed by a Funeral Mass at 10:30 A.M., at St. Raphael’s Church in Bay Village.

In lieu of flowers, the family has asked for contributions may be made to Marine Toys For Tots Foundation www.toysfortots.org or www.aacleve.org