Great Bend - George A. Laribee, 60, of 34108 Jackson II Road, died Wednesday, November 28, 2012, at SUNY Upstate Hospital, Syracuse where he has been a patient after suffering a heart attack on November 12th.
George was born in Watertown on April 15, 1952, the son of the late Wilbur B. and Ann P. Miterko Laribee. He was a 1970 graduate of Carthage Central High School and later attended JCC. He married the former Janet E. Esposito on August 9, 1980 in Watertown.
George’s whole career was in sales where he worked for Upstate Food Brokers, Syracuse, T.J. Lipton for 15 years, Proctor & Gamble, Millstone Coffee, Gray’s Wholesale, Clayton and currently as a product service associate for Lowe’s in Watertown.
George is a member of the BPOE Lodge # 1762, Carthage where he was a former Exalted Ruler from 2005-2006, 5 year Trustee and a former Chairman of the Drug Awareness Program for the North Central District, member of the Knights of Columbus Council # 291, Carthage and 4th Degree member of the Bishop Conroy General Assembly Knights of Columbus, the Eagles Club of Watertown and St. Rita's Church in Deferiet. An avid bowler, he was a member of the 700 Club of Watertown and was a Hall of Fame member.
He is survived by his wife, Janet E. of Great Bend, two daughters: Briana L. Scott of Raeford, NC and Amber M. Laribee of Great Bend, one son: George A. Laribee Jr. of Great Bend, two grandchildren, Riley and Lucas Scott; a sister: Ann Marie Eddy of Deferiet, a brother: William Laribee of Great Bend and nieces and nephews.
In keeping with George’s wishes, there will be a celebration of his life on Monday, December 3rd at the B.P.O.E. Lodge # 1762 on Fulton St. in Carthage from 3-6 pm. His body will be cremated. Arrangements are with the Bezanilla-McGraw Funeral Home, Carthage.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Elks Lodge, Carthage or to St. Rita’s Church, Deferiet.
Wednesday, May 25, 2016, Watertown, NY
Funeral Homes Listings
Bossuot-Lundy Funeral Home, Carthage
Calarco, D.L. Funeral Home, Watertown
Costello Funeral Service, Alexandria Bay
Cummings Funeral Service
Frederick Bros Funeral Home, Theresa
Hart & Bruce Funeral Home, Watertown
Johnson Funeral Home, Dexter
Reed & Benoit Funeral Home, Watertown
Cleveland Funeral Home, Watertown
Cleveland Funeral Home,,Cape Vincent
Becker-Cleveland Funeral Home, Chaumont
Bezanilla-McGraw Funeral Home, Carthage
T.R. Jetty Funeral Home, Clayton
Piddock Funeral Home, Adams
Adirondack Funeral Home, Croghan
Iseneker Funeral Home, Lowville
Scanlon Funeral Home, Croghan
Scanlon Funeral Home, Harrisville
Sundquist Funeral Home, Lowville
St. Lawrence County
IslandView Funeral Services, Morristown
Hammill Funeral Home, Winthrop
Buck Funeral Home, Norwood
Fox-McLellan Funeral Home, Ogdensburg
French Funeral Home, Gouverneur
Green Funeral Home, Gouverneur
LaRue & Pitcher Funeral Home, Ogdensburg
Frary Funeral Home, Ogdensburg
Lawrence Funeral Home, Canton
O'Leary Funeral Home, Canton
Allen-Denesha Funeral Home, De Kalb Junction
French Funeral Home Inc., Gouverneur
French Funeral Home Inc., Edwards
French Funeral Home Inc., Star Lake