- February 5, 1926 - October 24, 2012
- Melrose, Massachusetts
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“I also have very fond memories of my Aunt Carrie and Edna and George. Although I haven't seen George for many years, I remember him as a gentle and...Read More »
1 of 5 | Posted by: Elinor Silveira - Chester, NH
“Sincere sympathy to the Morehouse family. I have very fond memories growing up on Fulton street a few houses down from the Morehouse home, sitting on...Read More »
2 of 5 | Posted by: Warren Gardner MacDonald - FL
“Like my sister Judi, I remember lovely visits high above Melrose with your family, Janet. Your dad was a good and loving man.
3 of 5 | Posted by: Susan Cranford Furr - Rockingham, NC
“Janet I am sorry to hear about your father's passing. I remember visiting with your parents when I would bring my mother to visit with them. Your...Read More »
4 of 5 | Posted by: Judith (Cranford) McInnes - FL
“I have fond and wonderful memories of your family and am very sorry to hear of your Dad's passing. Your Dad was such a gentleman and always made us...Read More »
5 of 5 | Posted by: Elaine Parsons - Melrose, MA
Mr. George A. Morehouse, a longtime resident of Melrose, passed away peacefully at home on Wednesday evening, October 24, 2012, at the age of 86.
George was born in Cambridge on February 5, 1926, one of three children of the late Edgar R. Morehouse and Caroline (Silva) Morehouse. He was raised in Medford and graduated from Medford High School, Class of 1944. He served aboard vessels in the Atlantic during World War II in the Merchant Marine.
A longtime carpenter by trade, George was a member of the Carpenters Local #218 for many years. He loved sports and cars. Years ago, he was a member of the New York Yankees Farm Club but was still a passionate supporter of his beloved Boston Red Sox. He enjoyed watching all sports, especially the local sports teams.
George was the beloved husband of the late Evelyn M. (Miles) Morehouse. Devoted father of Janet E. Morehouse of Winchester. Dear brother of the late Charles Morehouse and Edna Hayes-Carpenter. Loving uncle of many nieces and nephews.
Relatives and friends will gather in honor and remembrance of George's life for visiting hours at the Robinson Funeral Home, 809 Main St., Melrose on Saturday, October 27 from 2-6 PM, and again for his Funeral Service celebrated on Sunday at 9:00 AM. Interment at Puritan Lawn Memorial Park, Peabody.