George M. Feist, 95, of Wilmington, DE passed away peacefully at home on December 24, 2018.
George was born to the late George Dewey and Mary Feist in Whitehaven, PA on August 15, 1923. George was a veteran of the U.S. Army Air Corps serving during WWII as a P-51 Mustang fighter pilot. After his discharge from the service, George moved to Delaware and started working for the Atlas Powder Company. He then went on to become co-owner of Lockwood and Feist Insurance and Real Estate. He last employment was with New Castle County before retiring. He enjoyed his retirement and always looked forward to his many trips to Delaware Park.
George was a very loving husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather to his family and enjoyed their time spent together. He is survived by his wife, Merna Feist; his children, Georgia Brereton, Jerry Feist (Joyce), and Jeffery Feist (Susan); his grandchildren, Karin Tolliver, Erica Zartler, Travis Feist, and Natalie Renganeschi; 2 great grandchildren, and his sister Dorothy Adams. George was preceded in death by his siblings, Jean Wildrick and Dewey Feist. The family would like to thank Monica and Rebecca from Seasons Hospice for all their support and to Aston Home Health, Inc.
Burial will be held privately. In lieu of flowers, please donate to a charity of your choice.