George T. Keating Sr. ( – 30 October 2008)

George T. Keating Sr.

KEATING, GEORGE T., SR., 77 – of Linden Lane, Stone Harbor, joined his beloved wife Cathleen who was his lifetime sole mate, suddenly on Thursday, October 30, 2008 at the Presbyterian Hospital, Philadelphia, PA.

George was born in Philadelphia and summered in Avalon, was an Army veteran of the Korean Conflict and was employed by Pennwalt Corporation in Philadelphia as a Machinist/Programmer who retired after 36 years. He was married in 1953 to the love of his life. After his retirement his love for fishing brought him to Stone Harbor around 1988. As a father and grandfather his strength and wisdom guided us, his sense of family inspired us and his love and kindness warmed us. He was a great friend to all who knew him.

He is survived by his loving family; son George T., Jr. and wife Terri of Cape May Court House, daughter Cathy Cavanna and husband Bob of Derry, NH, four caring grandchildren; Brett, Michelle, Katelyn and Michael. He leaves behind many memories that will warm our hearts forever. Interment will be private.

Memorial donations may be made to either Stone Harbor Volunteer Fire Company, c/o Borough Hall, 9508 Second Avenue, Stone Harbor, NJ 08247 or to Wetlands Institute of Stone Harbor, 1075 Stone Harbor Blvd., Stone Harbor, NJ 08247. Condolences at

Source: The Press of Atlantic City on 11/1/2008.

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