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, and Vicki (Jeff) Jung;
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, Kyle Jung, 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)