Angola: George O. Underwood, 78, passed away Wednesday, November 19, 2019. He was born June 14, 1941 in Bellville, IL, to the late Rev. William and Myrtle (Kronenberger) Underwood. On August 22, 1964 George was united in marriage to Judith (Wiley) Underwood at Pleasant Lake Baptist Church. She preceded him in death on August 2, 2018. He retired from Dana-Weatherhead as a machine operator after 42 years of service. He was a member of the Angola Assembly of God, Angola Masonic Lodge #236, Pokagon Shrine Club and Ft. Wayne Mizpah Shrine. He enjoyed golf, fishing and spending time with family, especially grandchildren.
George is survived by two daughters; Victoria (John) Xenias of Orland and Kristi Underwood of Ft. Wayne. Also surviving are two grandchildren; Elizabeth Roberts and Michelle Kimmel both of Angola, two brothers; William Underwood Jr. of Bellville, IL, Paul (Ruth) Underwood of St. Paul, MN, one sister; Joyce Underwood of Bellville, IL, one sister-in-law Kathy Underwood and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, wife Judith, one granddaughter; Megan Kotowski , one brother; Larry Underwood and one sister-in-law Nettie Underwood.
Funeral services for George Underwood will be held at 1pm Sunday November 24, 2019 at the H.E. Johnson & Sons Funeral Home 108 S. West St., Angola with Rev. Jeffrey L. Gowen of the Angola Assembly of God officiating. Burial will follow at Circle Hill Cemetery, Angola. Visitation will be held one hour prior to services starting at 12 noon.
Visitation will be 2-5pm Saturday November 23, 2019 at the funeral home with Masonic Services starting at 4:30pm.
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