Anthony F. George – Cumberland

Anthony F. George – Cumberland

Anthony F. George, 78, of Cumberland passed away Tuesday, May 8, 2018, at the Landmark Medical Center, Woonsocket. He was the husband of Deborah (Salvas) George.

Born in Pawtucket, he was the son of the late Antonio and Josephine (Gouveia) George. He resided in Cumberland for most of his life.

Mr. George was a truck driver for the former M.T. Marcello Inc. of Providence for more than 20 years until his retirement in 1991. He was a proud member of the R.I. Teamsters Local 251.

One of his favorite pastimes was enjoying sports with his children. He was a passionate New England Patriots, Boston Red Sox, Bruins and Celtics fan. Among his passions, he most enjoyed his family, especially his grandchildren.

Besides his wife, he leaves his children, Anthony George of Cumberland, Catherine Archambault of Cumberland, Richard George of Lincoln, Alicia George of East Providence; three granddaughters, Jenna George of Florida, Jillian George and Sarah Archambault, both of Cumberland; and his grandson, Bryce George of Lincoln. He also leaves his siblings, Christine Jorge of Cumberland and Elaine Packer of Central Falls; as well as several loving nieces and nephews. He was the brother of the late William George, Louis George and Beatrice Machado.

Services will be private.

Memorial donations may be made in his memory to the Shriners Hospitals for Children-Boston, 51 Blossom Street, Boston, MA 02114.

View the online memorial at jjduffyfuneralhome.com .