George B. Powell, 87


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) 338-2050 / www.phillipfuneralhome.com.