Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Rookeys in:
 • Riverside Cemetery
 • Oswego
 • Oswego County
 • New York
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
George A Rookey
Learn about sponsoring this memorial...
Birth: 1921
Death: Jan. 18, 1996
Fulton
Oswego County
New York, USA

Jan 25 1996 Valley News

George A. Rookey 75, of Rte. 48 North, Fulton, died Thursday, Jan. 18, at Lee Memorial Hospital. A native of Oswego, Mr. Rookey lived in Fulton for 45 years. He retired as an auto mechanic with Dunn Buick in Fulton and also had been head salesman with Rothchild Buick and Oldsmobile in Fulton.
His wife, Phyllis, died in 1986. Mr. Rookey was a member of the Fulton Polish Home, Fulton Lodge 1280, Loyal Order of Moose, and Fulton Lodge 830, BPOE. A Navy veteran of World War II and a veteran of the Korean War, Mr. Rookey was senior vice-commander and a former commander of Fulton Post 569, VFW, and the Oswego County and Fulton veterans councils. He also was a former seam squirrel of Puptent 48, Military Order of the Cootie, and a member of Fulton Post, American Legion. He was named the 1995 Veteran of the Year by the Fulton Veterans Council Surviving are a son, Michael of Liverpool; a daughter, Barbara VanDeusen of Meridian; a brother. Bob of Oswego; a
friend Betty Laurent of Fulton; two grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. Services were held Monday, Jan. 22, at Sugar Funeral Home. Spring burial will be in Riverside Cemetery, Oswego 
 
Burial:
Riverside Cemetery
Oswego
Oswego County
New York, USA
 
Created by: Maggie O
Record added: Jun 29, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 113057635
George A Rookey
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Pamela Ward Howard
 
 
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

A Navy veteran of World War II and a veteran of the Korean War
- Maggie O
 Added: Jun. 29, 2013
 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service