George A. Overholtzer

George A. Overholtzer, 94 years of Honey Brook, formerly of Pottstown, died on Monday, February 8, 2021 at his home, while under the loving care of hospice.

He was born on Monday, March 1, 1926 in Gilbertsville. George was the son of the late George Washington and Lydia (Heydt) Overholtzer.

George was a vice-president at Hill Financial Savings and Loan of Pottstown. He was a US Navy veteran of WW II. George was a graduate of the former Philadelphia Military College, now known as Widener University. He was a member of the St. Joseph (Hill) Lutheran Church, where he served on various committees of the church. George was also a member of the Bellwood Hunting Club from 1963 to 2012 and the Pottstown Rotary Club from 1984 to 2012. He received the honor of being granted the Paul Harris Fellow award from Rotary Club International in 1999. George was an avid golfer and fox hunter.

He was preceded in death by his brother, Harold Overholtzer.

George is survived by his wife, Betty L. (Pursel) Overholtzer, with whom he shared 54 years of marriage.

A memorial service will be held later, due to the current Covid 19 virus, and for the concerns of minimizing the spread of the virus.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in the memory of George to the charity of your choosing.

Arrangements by The Labs Funeral Home, Inc. of Honey Brook, Pa.

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George was always a gentleman. We at Hill enjoyed his hunting stories.

~ Vera Connell
2/22/2021 6:40:18 PM

Dear Betty please accept our condolences. We enjoyed talking to George at the Rotary meetings. He was a gentleman . You took good care of him. He I am sure was very great full for your care and love. Please take care of you now. If you need anything please call. Marie Ann Thompson.

~ Marie Ann Thompson
2/16/2021 6:10:30 PM

Dear Betty and Family, I am so sorry for your loss. George was a friend thru Rotary and I spent many years working with him.

~ Robin M Smith POTTSTOWN, PA
2/10/2021 11:36:57 AM

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