George Head, 88, of Russell, Pa., died Wednesday morning, Oct. 14, 2020, at Warren Manor Nursing Home, Warren, Pa., after an extended illness.
He was born Feb. 4, 1932 in Tiona, Pa. George was the son of Kenneth and Matie Arp Head. He was a Russell area resident most of his life. He had served with the U.S. Army during the Korean War as a technical corporal and earned a Korean Service Medal with 5 Bronze Stars and a UN Service Medal. He was a truck driver by trade.
He is survived by his wife, Virginia M, Morrison of Russell, Pa.; three children: George W. Head Jr. of Carson City, Nev., Jeffrey A. Head of Warren, Pa., and Allen L. Head of South Carolina; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers: Raymond and Edward Head; and three sisters: Lena, Dorothy and Ruby
A private funeral service will be conducted at the convenience of the family. Interment will be in Wesleyan Cemetery, Sugar Grove, Pa.
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The Donald E. Lewis Funeral Home Inc. has been entrusted with funeral arrangements.