(Iron Mountain - January 12, 2018) - David "Fidel" George, age 63 of
Iron Mountain, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, January 9th, 2018 at
Dickinson County Memorial Hospital.
David was born on July 13, 1954 in
Iron Mountain, son of Fadel and Mary (Dowdle) George. He attended the Iron
Mountain schools, graduating from Iron Mountain High School in 1972. He went on
to attend Bay de Noc College, graduating Magna Cum Laude with his Associates
Degree in Business.
He worked as a Salesman for Border States Electrical
Supply for many years. In his early years, David enjoyed working as a bartender
at many local establishments, which included Pine Mountain and Dear John's. More
than anything he loved to time spent with family and friends. It was the time he
David is survived by his loving parents, Fadel and Mary
George of Iron Mountain; his sisters, Cynthia Skrumbellos of Peavy Falls, and
Jane Qualley (TJ Wilkinson) of Kingsford; nieces and nephews, Audrey Sparapani
(Norman Siren), Brett Sparapani, Rhiannon (Thaddeus) Qualley-Harrison, Clayton
Qualley, and Natalie Skrumbellos; great niece and great nephews, Whitney, Eli
and Lincoln Siren; he is further survived by many additional Family members and
He was preceded in death by his brother, Paul "Squeak"
George on May 8, 2012
At David's request there will be no funeral
The family has entrusted the Erickson-Rochon & Nash Funeral Home
of Iron Mountain with the arrangements.
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