George Brady Emerick, Sr., 77 of Butler passed away peacefully in his sleep on Monday, September 30, 2019 at his home.
Born February 17, 1942 in Butler County, PA, he was the son of the late Ray Walker and Kathryn Lucille Placer Walker and Robert Emerick.
George worked as a welder for Pullman Standard. He was a member of Cabot United Methodist Church. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, building model cars, and spending time with his family.
Surviving are his loving children, Theresa (James) Elder of Butler, Darla (Gary) Sue Hougg of Kittanning, Lee Ann (Dean) Fain of Petersburg, OH, Kathy (Robert) Marks of Russellton, and George B. Emerick, Jr. of Butler, 19 grandchildren, 23 great grandchildren, sisters, Joyce Mock of Butler and Betty Weitzel of Butler, brother, Robert Emerick of VA, and step brothers, Allen and David Emerick and many nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife Martha Jane Parker Emerick, son, Douglas Leroy Emerick, grandsons, Robert Joseph Marks, Jr. and Gary Thomas Hougg, Jr., and brothers, Ronald Emerick, and Kenneth Emerick.
A graveside service will be held on Saturday, October 12, 2019 at 10:30 am at the Brownsdale Cemetery with Rev. John Gerber of Cabot United Methodist Church officiating.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Alzheimer's Association or the American Cancer Society.
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