George H. Vanderveen

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George H. Vanderveen

INGRAM - George H. Vanderveen, 78, died on Apr. 13, 2020, at his residence in Ingram, with his beloved wife, Alice, by his side.

He was born Feb. 22, 1942, in Prospect Park, NJ, to Willem and Lena Raap Vanderveen. He graduated from Washington High School in 1960.

He married Alice Cornish in 1968 in Washington, NJ, and they had three children.

He worked for Howmet Alloy Corporation in Dover, NJ, for 26 years. Prior to that he worked for both Elastimold in Hackettstown, NJ, and Agway Corporation in Washington, NJ. After his retirement, George and Alice moved to Casper, WY, where they made countless friends and memories.

He was known for his love of hunting, gardening, woodworking, traveling and spending time with his grandchildren. He was a past President of the Casper Lion’s Club and spent countless hours volunteering his time for the Vision Screening program for the Lion’s Club International.

He was preceded in death by his parents; sisters Skip Walker and Ida Vanderveen and brother in-law, Dick Walker.

He is survived by his wife of 51 years, Alice Vanderveen; children Leigh Cripe (Dustin) of Midland, Amy Marsar (Don) of Katy, and John Vanderveen (Kristie) of Stanton; grandchildren, Emma Clymer, Mitchell Clymer, Carter Cripe of Midland, Lindsay Marsar and Matthew Marsar of Katy, and Gabrielle Vanderveen and Garrett Vanderveen of Stanton; sister, Edie Martin (Wayne) of Berwick, PA; brothers John Vanderveen (Tina) of San Antonio, and Peter Vanderveen (Bonnie) of Estes Park, CO, brother-in-law Jack Cornish (Mary) Stewartsville, NJ; as well as several nieces and nephews.

In lieu of flowers the family asks that donations be made to your local hospice care services.

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