|Birth: ||Nov. 8, 1926|
|Death: ||Apr. 15, 2012|
George William Alsop Jr. 85, of Terre Haute passed away on April 15, 2012 at 7:10 a.m. He was born on November 8, 1926 to George William Alsop Sr. and Dorothy (Sevier) Alsop. George served his country in the United States Navy. He also served his city locally in Terre Haute. He was a former City Councilman and a Precinct Committeeman for District 4. He was faithful throughout his life to the Democratic party. George retired from the Terre Haute Police Department, where he was a Lieutenant. He was also a member of the VFW #972. George loved the outdoors and appreciated nature and animals. He was a generous and caring person with a gentle soul. He was always willing to give a helping hand to anyone in need.
George is survived by his wife Rita Alsop; sons John Alsop, Fred Decker his wife Pam, and Kevin Coleman his wife Kathy; sisters Sue Greggs, her husband Dave and Mary Jukes; grandchildren Leah, Carly, Caitlyn, Patrick, Matthew, and Emma; and many nieces and nephews. He is preceded in death by his parents; son Daniel "Michael" Alsop; former wife Phyllis Alsop; sister Eileen Downey; and brother-in-law Bill Jukes.
Funeral services for George have been scheduled for Thursday April 19, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. at DeBaun Springhill Chapel, 85 E Springhill Drive. Pastor Rodger Bear will be officiating. Burial will be at Highland Lawn Cemetery. Visitation will be at the funeral home from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. on Wednesday April 18, 2012. The family suggests that in lieu of flowers, a donation can be made to St. Ann's Clinic, or Spay-Neuter League of Terre Haute, PO Box 3251, Terre Haute, IN 47803.
Obituary courtesy of DeBaun Funeral Homes.
Phyllis E Alsop (1930 - 1991)
Highland Lawn Cemetery
Created by: Linda Crandall
Record added: Sep 20, 2012
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