George A. Day Jr. age 85 of Weaver Road, Chaumont passed away at his home early Saturday morning with his family by his side.
George was born June 22, 1934 in Watertown the son of George and Ruth Chaney Day Sr. He attended school in Watertown and later served in the Army National Guard. He married Bethel M. Brown on June 30, 1956 in Depauville.
George owned and operated George Day Floor Covering. He enjoyed farming, gardening, canning food, fishing and spending time with his family. He was a member of Victory Church of Chaumont and Agape Church of LaFargeville.
George is survived by his wife Bethel and three children; George (Beaver) Day 3rd of Crystal River, Florida, Bethel ( Bethie) Faciane of LaFargeville and Sarena Wright of Chaumont. He has 13 grandchildren, numerous great grandchildren and numerous great great grandchildren. A sister Beverly of Burville also survives and nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by a sister Nancy Lortie and a brother Charles Day.
A Celebration of Life will be held July 7, 2019 at the Agape Church of LaFargeville at 3:00 PM. There will be no calling hours. Arrangements are with Johnson Funeral Home, Dexter. Donations may be made to Hospice of Jefferson County 1398 Gotham St. Watertown, NY 13601. Online condolences may be sent to dexterfuneralhome.com.
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