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George E. Gresley

October 24, 1949 — July 14, 2019

George E. Gresley, 69, of Girard, passed away on Sunday, July 14, 2019, at the Hospice House in Poland. George was born October 24, 1949, in Warren, Ohio, the son of Donald and Theresa Gresley Sr. George retired in 2013 from RMI, in the press shop after 33 years. He later worked as a "Shop Dog" for his son's business, EPS, which gave him great satisfaction. He enjoyed golf, boating, and swimming with the grandkids. He leaves to cherish his memory, his wife, Sheryl "Babe" (Barto) Gresley, his children, Rich (Jacquie) Gresley, of Girard, Sunshine (Todd) Butler, of Lake Milton, Ohio, brothers, Donnie (Diane) Gresley Jr., of Cortland, John (Fran) Gresley, of Australia and Lonnie Gresley, of Florida, and his grandchildren; Vanessa and Rylee Gresley, and Robbie and Tanner Butler. Besides his parents he is preceded in death by his sister, Darlene Virtue, and nephew, Christopher Virtue. Visitation will be held on Wednesday, from 5-7 PM at Blackstone Funeral Home in Girard. The family suggests any memorial contributions be to: Hospice of the Valley or Operation North Pole. Visit to view this obituary and to send any expressions of sympathy to the family.

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