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George D. Gourley, 71, of Somerset, passed on August 18, 2017 at home. Born April 9, 1946 in Windber, he is a son of the late Dr. John C. Gourley Jr. and Christine (Daly) Gourley. He is also preceded in death by his brother John C. Gourley III. George is survived by his wife of 45 years, Carol Ann (Thompson) Gourley; son Michael C. Gourley and wife Valerie of Hummelstown PA; daughter Jennie Klejka of Somerset; and grandchildren Jeremiah, Chelsea, and Josiah Klejka, and Collin and Carter Gourley. George graduated from Windber High School in 1964 and the University of Pittsburgh in 1968. He was a retired history/geography teacher in the Somerset Area School District who taught from 1968 until 2001. He was a former member of the Board of Directors of the Somerset Ambulance Association, a life member of the Windber Volunteer Fire Department, and a member of the Windber Moose Club. Friends will be received from 4-7 PM Tuesday at Miller Funeral Home and Crematory, Somerset. A private service will be held at a later time. Memorial Contributions may be sent to the Windber Fire Department at 1620 Somerset Avenue, Windber, PA 15963. To leave a condolence, please visit www.millerfuneralhomeandcrematory.com
Published on August 19, 2017
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