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Freidhof, George E. “Worm” – 88 of Portage, Munster Township, passed away at home on October 8, 2022. He was born on August 8, 1934 in Munster Township. He was the son of Raymond and Margaret (Shaw) Freidhof. He is preceded in death by his parents, his brothers: Henry, Tom and D. Paul “Kutch” Freidhof and his sister: Ethel “Tillie” Gressick and brothers-in-law: Paul Gressick, Ermin Wirfel and Walter “Butch” Kiel.
George is survived by his loving wife: Jane F. (Schrift) Freidhof of Portage, who he married on November 22, 1980, after small game and just before buck season. He is also survived by his stepson: Rodney Schrift of Portage and by siblings: Margaret wife of Jim Gailey of Munster, Raymond Freidhof Jr. “Goob” and wife Rosemary (Ahles) of Munster, Jane Kiel of Munster, Janet wife of John Knapp of Munster, Hazel Wirfel of Loretto, Mary “Marzy” wife of Larry Springer of Carroltown, Dorothy “Doat” wife of Regis Lee of Munster and sisters-in-law: Margaret Freidhof of Munster and Ann Freidhof of Nicktown.
George served his Country proudly as a U.S. Army Veteran. He was a retired employee of Cooney Brothers. He enjoyed hunting, gardening and farming.
A Memorial Mass will be held at Holy Family Catholic Church on Wednesday, October 12, 2022 at 10 AM, Fr. Thomas Stabile, Celebrant. On-line condolences may be made at www.decortfh.com
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509 Caldwell Avenue
Portage, PA 15946
Wilmore, PA 15962