‹ Return to Current Obituaries
Send FlowersHand delivered by a local florist
Send a Sympathy Card
Plant Memorial Trees

Cemetery

Stonelick Township Cemetery

View Details

Visitation

Moore Family Funeral Home - Batavia
Friday July 23rd, 2021
11:00am - 1:00pm

View Details

Funeral Service

Moore Family Funeral Home - Batavia
Friday July 23rd, 2021
1:00pm - 1:45pm

View Details

Committal Service

Stonelick Township Cemetery
Friday July 23rd, 2021
2:15pm - 2:30pm

View Details

Order Flowers now for guaranteed delivery before George's visitation.


George L. Sturgeon

George L. Sturgeon Sr., 81, beloved Husband, Father, Grandfather and Great Grandfather, was called to his eternal resting place on July 20, 2021. He entered this world on July 18, 1940 in Winchester, KY born to John R. Sturgeon and Ruby J. Chapman. He is survived by wife Esther L. Sturgeon; son Rick L Sturgeon (spouse Erin); daughter Teresa A. Collins; son George L. Sturgeon Jr (spouse Melanie); son Kenneth J. Sturgeon (spouse Kelly); sister Jacqueline Chapman-Borgia (spouse Frank); 15 grandchildren, 24 great-grandchildren and 2 great-great-grandchildren. George spent most of his professional life in the textile industry with multiple companies, as well as being an entrepreneur of two companies in textile manufacturing. He was a life long musician having played bass guitar with the GBD Trio and the What 4. George was also a long time member of The Full Gospel Businessmen's Fellowship serving as the chapter secretary. George was preceded in death by wife, Jean A. Carter-Sturgeon; mother, Ruby J. Chapman; father, John R. Sturgeon. Family will welcome family and friends for a visitation Friday, July 23, 2021 at 11:00 AM until time of service 1 PM at Moore Family Funeral Home, 225 Spring Street, Batavia, OH 45103. Interment Stonelick Cemetery. Memorials may be directed to St. Jude Childrens Research Hospital at www.stjude.org/donate/donate-to-st-jude.html or by calling 800-805-5856.

To plant memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of George Sturgeon, please visit our flower store.



Guestbook

Dear Jackie and Family, Please accept the sincere condolences of the Retired Teachers. Chapter of the Newburgh Teachers Association on the death of your brother. Our thoughts and prayers are with all of the family. With sympathy, Frank Colone, Chairperson

Frank Colone Jul 25 2021 10:37 AM

To Taylor ,Noah and the entire Sturgeon family, I'm so sorry to hear of your loss. I know the sorrow and pain of the loss of a dad and grandpa and over all great man. I will keep him and you all in my thoughts and prayers and dedicate tonights rosary as I walk with right to life friends . May God keep you and bless you . Andy Fox

Andy Fox Jul 23 2021 11:14 AM

George, a true friend and brother in Christ Jesus. I will always remember you! Some day we will see you again in heaven. A true man of faith in Jesus, a true prayer warrior. We will miss you. You were a true friend. Welcome home! I know you will be truly missed. May your family be encouraged and blessed that they have one praying for them in heaven. Ive been truly blessed in knowing you and having you as a friend. Sincerely a brother in Christ Tom Maier

Thomas Maier Jul 22 2021 2:28 PM