George D. Morse
George D. Morse
HUDSON FALLS, N.Y. — George D. Morse, 61, of County Route 41, passed away, with his daughter by his side, on December 25, 2012, at the Glens Falls Hospital, after a courageous battle with cancer.
Born on April 14, 1951, in Glens Falls, he was the son of the late Elmer and Anna (Crossman) Morse.
George was a 1970 graduate of Hudson Falls High School. Throughout his life, he had a love for cars. George could build a car from the ground up. If anyone could fix a frame, it was George. For over 20 years, he owned and operated George’s Frame Repair in Smith’s Basin.
George loved racing. Usually, he was building a modified car in his garage to race. George’s car #76 won many awards every year at Devil’s Bowl in Vermont and Albany-Saratoga Speedway. He also loved going to NASCAR races, where his favorite driver was Dale Earnhardt.
George had many dear family and friends and enjoyed all the wonderful memories that they shared.
Besides his parents, George was predeceased by his brothers, James Morse and Robert Morse.
Survivors include his children, Georgeanne Hall and her husband Gary of South Glens Falls, Marjorie West and her husband Randy of Texas, Patrick Morse of Gansevoort and Peggy Meyer of Gansevoort; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren; his siblings, Edward Morse of Hudson Falls, Nada Clark of Glens Falls, Ronald Morse and his wife Geneva of Vermont, John “Jack” Morse of Glens Falls, Jeannette “Jill” Corlew of Hudson Falls, Carlisle Delpe and her husband Ed of South Glens Falls, Sandra Kearns and her husband David of Hartford; and several nieces and nephews.
Friends may call on Wednesday, January 2, 2013, from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Carleton Funeral Home Inc., 68 Main St. in Hudson Falls.
Funeral services will be conducted at 1:00 p.m. on Thursday, January 3, 2013, at the funeral home.
The family suggests that memorial donations be made to the Cancer Center at the Glens Falls Hospital, 100 Park St., Glens Falls, NY 12801.
Online condolences may be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.