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George W Masters
Birth: Sep. 22, 1922
Kansas City
Wyandotte County
Kansas, USA
Death: May 24, 2005
Leavenworth County
Kansas, USA

George is a son of George and Clara (Pemberton) Masters. He lived in Kansas City, Kansas almost his entire life. George signed up with the Civilian Conservation Corps in Oxford, Nebraska for over a year and lived in San Diego, California for one year before joining the US Merchant Marine after Pearl Harbor.

He married Rexine Copp in 1945, they have four children, Rex, Sharyn, Robert and Richard (identical twins). Divorced in 1959, he married a second time in 1972 to Shirley (Verdieck) Cook. George was forced to retire from Southwest Freight Lines in 1985 after twenty-six years. He was a staunch Union man, working as a Teamster most of his life.

He loved to travel and took his children, later grandchildren on many trips throughout the United States. One notable trip was to Alaska in 1963, where his four teenagers flew above the Arctic Circle.

George died at the V.A. Hospital in Leavenworth, Kansas after a brief illness.

He was preceded in death by his parents, all his brothers and all but one sister; two grandchildren, Shaleen and Matthew Sanchez and a great-grandson, Johnathan Robert Sanchez.

Special note:
Many thanks to all who leave virtual flowers. May God bless you.
Family links: 
  George W Masters (1879 - 1945)
  Clara Florence Pemberton Masters (1883 - 1959)
  Rexine Martha Copp Masters (1927 - 2004)
  Daisy Bell Masters McClintock (1904 - 1985)*
  Jesse E J Masters (1905 - 1906)*
  Essie Marie Masters McNeil (1906 - 2002)*
  Edward Harry Masters (1909 - 1982)*
  Lorene Anna Masters Ward (1913 - 1988)*
  Elizabeth Wilma Masters Miller (1915 - 2007)*
  Minnie (nmn) Masters (1917 - 1997)*
  Jay William Masters (1919 - 1992)*
  George W Masters (1922 - 2005)
  David Franklin Masters (1924 - 1976)*
*Calculated relationship
Fort Leavenworth National Cemetery
Fort Leavenworth
Leavenworth County
Kansas, USA
Plot: Section H, Site 3292E
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Record added: Mar 21, 2006
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Sir please accept my thanks to you for your service to our country. May God bless you and all of your family with his pure love and grace. And may you rest in peace . Amen.
 Added: May. 12, 2016
Thank you veteran for your service. Rest in peace.
- + GenAngel +
 Added: May. 7, 2016

- Alex P. Reed
 Added: May. 7, 2016
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