George Thomas Acheson

George Thomas Acheson

Birth
Lafayette, Tippecanoe County, Indiana, USA
Death 27 Apr 2006 (aged 83)
Lafayette, Tippecanoe County, Indiana, USA
Burial West Lafayette, Tippecanoe County, Indiana, USA
Plot Apostle St. Matthew, Lot 19, Grave B
Memorial ID 31149283 · View Source
Suggest Edits

Lafayette, Indiana Journal & Courier, Friday, April 28, 2006

George T Acheson, 83, of Lafayette, died at 12:27 am Thursday, April 27, 2006, at Home Hospital. born July 2, 1922 in Lafayette, he was the son of the late Floyd S Acheson and Gladys M Maitlen Acheson. He was a 1940 graduate of West Lafayette High School. He served in the marine corps during World War II and was involved in the initial landing at Guadalcanal. His marriage was to Adeline V Parvis on December 8, 1942, in Clarks Hill and she survives. Mr Acheson was a former inspector for the Lafayette Housing Authority, retiring in 1996. He also was a former sales associate for Loeb's and Montgomery Ward in Lafayette. He was a member of the Navy Club USA, where he served as former national commandant. He also was a member of the American Legion Post 11, 40&8 Voiture and the David M Shoup Detachment Marine Corps League. Mr Acheson enjoyed woodworking.
Surviving with his wife are a son, Tom Acheson (wife: Jessica) of Lafayette; and two daughters, The Rev Judy May of Warren, Michigan, and Mary Dietrich (husband; Steve) of West Lafayette. Also surviving are 7 grandchildren, Matthew May, Sarah May, Dean Acheson, Christine Acheson, Trevor Acheson, Natalie Dietrich Lovett and Kyle Dietrich; 4 step-grandchildren, Sarah, Katie, Daniel and David Green; and a great-granddaughter, Olivia May. Preceded in death by 2 brothers Claude and Gerald. Interment Tippecanoe Memory Gardens. Memorial contributions to charity of choice.



Family Members

Siblings

Flowers

In their memory
Plant Memorial Trees

Sponsored by Ancestry

Advertisement

Advertisement

  • Maintained by: TCHA Research Library
  • Originally Created by: Thelma Brooks Morgan
  • Added: 5 Nov 2008
  • Find a Grave Memorial 31149283
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for George Thomas Acheson (2 Jul 1922–27 Apr 2006), Find a Grave Memorial no. 31149283, citing Tippecanoe Memory Gardens, West Lafayette, Tippecanoe County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by TCHA Research Library (contributor 50273422) .