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George E Marlatt Jr.

May 14, 1930 July 16, 2020
George  E Marlatt Jr.
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Obituary for George E Marlatt Jr.

George E. Marlatt Jr., 90, died July 16, 2020 at his home in Hillsborough surrounded by his loving wife of 64 years, Shirley (Clark) and family. He was a graduate of Morristown H.S., Delhi College, and Rutgers University where he was employed for 40 years. George was a veteran of the Korean War, a firefighter and treasurer with Hillsborough Volunteer Company #3, honored in 2015 for his service with a proclamation from Hillsborough Twp. He was a member of Rutgers Scarlet Knights and the Hillsborough Senior Citizens Chapter B.

George spent many years breeding great danes and had puppies shown throughout the United States and Canada. His other hobbies include gardening, book collecting ,bird watching, and keeping track of his lifelong team- the NY Yankees.

After retirement, he spent several years traveling to all 48 contiguous states in his RV. His last 24 winters were spent in Sarasota, Florida at his second home where he had friends from many different states and Canada. There he enjoyed playing dominoes and watching sunsets at the beach.

Survivors in addition to his wife, include his children, June Charnuska, Thomas Marlatt (Sherry), Carolyn Laudenbach (Adam), Nancy Meyer (Mark), his grandchildren, David (Suzanne), Kimberly, Kevin, Melissa, Brooke, Ariel (Anthony), and Cole, his sister Madeline Loth (Dave) and his adoring companion Happytail.

George was loved by all who met him. He will be remembered for his generous heart, outgoing personality, and especially for his quick witted sense of humor. His passing leaves a void for his family and friends around the country. He will be deeply missed.

A funeral service will be held at 10am on Wednesday, July 22nd, at the Hillsborough Funeral Home. Burial will be private. Visiting for relatives and friends will be held on Tuesday , July 21st, from 4 -7pm in the funeral home.

George was an animal advocate, memorial donations in George’s name can be made to The Seeing Eye,, PO Box 375 Morristown, N.J. 07963-0375

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4:00 PM 7/21/2020 4:00:00 PM - 7:00 PM 7/21/2020 7:00:00 PM
Hillsborough Funeral Home

796 US Highway 206
Hillsborough, NJ 08844

Hillsborough Funeral Home
796 US Highway 206 Hillsborough 08844 NJ
United States





10:00 AM 7/22/2020 10:00:00 AM
Hillsborough Funeral Home

796 US Highway 206
Hillsborough, NJ 08844

Hillsborough Funeral Home
796 US Highway 206 Hillsborough 08844 NJ
United States

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Evergeen Cemetery Final Resting Place

65 Martin Luther King Ave.
Morristown, NJ 07960

65 Martin Luther King Ave. Morristown 07960 NJ
United States

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