In Remembrance of George Albert Pierce
George Albert PierceScranton, PA January 16, 1924 ~ March 29, 2012 Date of Service:
George Albert Pierce, 98, of Scranton and formerly of Oklahoma City, OK, died Thursday in the Moses Taylor Hospital. He was preceded in death by his first wife, the former Irene Leonard, and his second wife, the former Dorothy Kimball.
Born in McDonald, PA, he was the son of the late Harry Dale, Sr. and Mamie Adele Conkle Pierce. Prior to retirement, he was employed at Tinker Air Force Base in Midwest City, OK and had been a member of the Knob Hill Baptist Church in Oklahoma City. He enjoyed fishing watching his grandsons and great-grandsons participating in sports and traveling the country in a motor home with both of his late wives. He also enjoyed woodworking, especially building birdhouses and giving them to friends and family.
Surviving is a son James Kenneth Pierce, Scranton; 2 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren; as well as nieces and nephews.
The funeral and interment will be held this week in Oklahoma City.