George Stock age 90 of Massillon, Ohio passed away Saturday evening in the Altercare of Navarre following an extended illness. Born in Robyville, Ohio on February 3, 1916 he was a veteran of World War Two having served in the U.S. Navy and was a retired employee of Republic Steel Corp., retiring in 1981. He was preceded in death by his wife, Irene Helen Stock who passed away December 26, 2003, also by two stepchildren, Benjamin Joseph Ledger and Berdella Jean Sindelar and two brothers, Pete and Joe Stock.
Survivors include two sisters, Pauline Hayest and Helen Bednar both of Adena, OH., stepson and his wife, Ernie and Carol Ledger of California. There are 13 grandchildren, 19 great-grandchildren and five great great grandchildren.
Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday at 10 a.m. in the Reed Funeral Home Canton Chapel. Burial will be in Forest Hill Cemetery. Calling hours at the funeral home on Tuesday evening 7-9 p.m.