George B. Powell,
George B. Powell, 87, passed away on Tuesday, June 4, 2013, at Ivy Manor
in Campbellsport. He was born on March 18, 1926 in Waverly, Ky. to the
late Norris and Willie (nee Hunter).
He is survived by his loving wife, Gloria (nee Burch); children, Pam
(Mike) Henschel, Kathy (Jeff) Williamsen, Cheryl (Fred) Berdine, Steve
(Peggy) Powell, Randy (Nikki) Powell; grandchildren, Michelle (Andrew)
Blaha, Brent (Brenda) Henschel, Scott (Jessie) Williamsen, Todd (Coryn)
Williamsen, Lea (Al) Drury, Kevin (Laura) Berdine, Jeremy (Courtney)
Powell, Nate (Jessie) Powell, and Brandon (Carrie) Powell, Vicki (Jeff)
Jung, Kyle Jung, and Shannon (Matt) Barden; great-grandchildren , Bryce,
Cayden, Carter, Gabriella, and Macey Henschel, Alyssa, Adrian, and
Morgan Blaha, Sophia, Kiera, and Nora Williamsen, Logan and Carson
Drury, Connor, Grace and Jacob Powell, Giselle Jung, Josie, and Molly
Barden; siblings, Kenny, Larry, Jerry, Helen Shuck, Wilma Clark, Steve,
and Darrell; and sisters-in-law, Marlene Steltz and Dolores Burch. He is
further survived by other relatives and friends.
He is preceded in death by his brother, Lee and grandson, Chad Berdine.
The funeral service will be held on Friday, June 7, 2013 at 5 p.m. at
the Phillip Funeral Home Chapel of West Bend (1420 W Paradise Drive).
The visitation will be at the funeral home from 3-4:45 p.m. In lieu of
flowers, memorials would be appreciated to JDRF (Juvenile Diabetes
Research Foundation), 3333 N. Mayfair Road, Wauwatosa, WI 53222.
The family would like to thank the staff at Ivy Manor and Heartland
Hospice for all the care and compassion they gave to George.
The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family; (262)