Obituary of George W. Sibbert
George W. Sibbert, 91, passed away
George moved to the family farm in Hannacroix in 1948, he later joined the U.S. Navy in January of 1951. He served as an electrician foreman on the USS LSMR 522 during the Korean War, and later he was Honorably Discharged in November of 1954. He continued in the electrical field and joined the IBEW Union Local 336 for the
George enjoyed hunting, snowmobiling, camping, motorcycle riding and boating. He held many memberships during his lifetime; The Hudson Valley Snowmobile Club, Chapter L Motorcycle Club, Coxsackie Yacht Club, N.E.S.C.O.T (Northeast Stockcar Old Timers), as well as a life member of the NRA.
George was a 50 year life member of the Medway- Grapeville Volunteer Fire Company, where recently he was honored for those 50 years of service by the Greene County Volunteer Firemen’s Association. For many years George served as Fire Commissioner for the Medway-Grapeville Volunteer Fire Company. He was a member of the Greenville Post 291 American Legion.
George is survived by his beloved wife June M. (Wiltsie) Sibbert, daughter Wendy (Jody) Drane of Sanford Florida, sons Todd (Diana) Sibbert of Medusa, and Jorge Sibbert of
He was predeceased by his brother Fred and his wife Ann, and brother-in-law Dick Fenton, as well as his father and mother in-law Manley and Ruth (Olmsted) Wiltsie.
Calling hours will be held on Thursday, December 15th from to at A.J. Cunningham Funeral Home,
Condolences may be left at http://www.ajcunninghamfh.com/.
Pastor Will Balta
Medway Grapeville Fire Company
Greenville American Legion Post 291
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