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 George P. Risner

George P. Risner

Birth
Kentucky, USA
Death 23 Mar 2012 (aged 75)
Findlay, Hancock County, Ohio, USA
Burial Alger, Hardin County, Ohio, USA
Memorial ID 100042504 · View Source
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George P rentiss Risner, age 75, died Friday, March 23, 2012 at 7:05 p.m. at Fox Run Nursing Home, Findlay, Ohio.
He was born on October 12, 1936 in Hendricks, KY to George and Lena (Risner) Risner who preceded him in death. He mar ried Sylv ia (Greer) VanAtta and they are divorced and she survives in Arlington, Ohio.

G e o r g e retired from the Commonwealth of Kentuck y Department of Corrections where he worked as a guard. He previously worked for Cooper Tire & Rubber of Findlay. He was a member of the Ada Full Gospel Pentecostal Church of God, Ada. He was a U.S. Navy Veteran who served from 1954 to 1958. He was a member of the Arlington VFW Post #4510. In his later years he became artistic, creating jewelry and paintings.
George was an avid golfer.

The family would like to thank Bridge Home Hospice and especially Michelle for all their care and kindness.

Surviving are two sons: Keith (Kelly) Risner of South Glen Falls, NY, and George (Michelle) Risner of Mt. Cory; two daughters: Rita Gould of Cincinnati and MeLinda Steele of Cleveland; one daughterin-law, Pam Risner of Findlay; twelve grandchildren and four great-grandchildren; six brothers: Marvin Risner of Jeffersonville,KY, Ernest Risner of Salyersville,KY, Eddie Howard of Jeffersonville, KY, Paul Howard of Jeffersonville, KY, Ira Howard of Carlisle, KY, and Roscoe Howard of Carlisle, KY; three sisters: Bernice Short of Jeffersonville, KY, Mary Louise Booth of Carlisle, KY, and Parrot Sapp of Carlisle, KY; Many Nieces and Nephews and Cousins.

He was preceded in death by a son, Michael Risner; four brothers: Columbus Gene Howard, Goble Howard, Dillard Howard and B.J.
Howard.

A graveside military service will be conducted by the Hancock County Veteran's Memorial Squad beginning at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, March 31, 2012 at Preston Cemetery, Alger.

Memorial contributions may be to the benevolence of the family C/O Hanson-Neely Funeral Home, P.O. Box 38, Ada, Ohio 45810.

Condolences may be expressed at hansonneely.com.


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  • Created by: Deb Shepherd
  • Added: 2 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100042504
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for George P. Risner (12 Oct 1936–23 Mar 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100042504, citing Preston Cemetery, Alger, Hardin County, Ohio, USA ; Maintained by Deb Shepherd (contributor 47937675) .