Gordon W. George died March 4, 2022 in Spokane, Washington. He was born June 19, 1926 in The Dalles to Howard and Mildred (Clark) George. He was raised in Cloverdale, Stayton and Bend where he met his wife Joy.
He served in the Navy during WWII. After the war, he attended Oregon State University and graduated with a degree in Forestry. He was employed by the US Forest Service in Crescent, Sisters and settling in Pendleton as a deputy supervisor. He retired after 36 years.
Gordon was an avid fly fisherman. He enjoyed hunting, camping and the outdoors. He shared these passions with his children, grandchildren and great grandchildren. He was an active member of the Pendleton Rotary for more than 50 years and served his community in other capacities.
He was preceded in death by his wife Joy and granddaughter Katie. Survivors include his children, Phil, Cindy and Steve; six grandchildren and seven great grandchildren.
A private memorial will be scheduled for a later date.
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