On Friday, January 31, 2020, George W. Nesbitt, loving husband, father and grandfather, passed away at the age of 72. George was born June 19, 1947 in Boston, MA to George P. Nesbitt and Martha (Bird) Nesbitt. They later welcomed his brother, Larry and lived for many years in Bedford MA. He graduated from Bedford High School in 1965 and went on to earn his degree from Northeastern University. He met his bride, Diane Fialkosky, when they worked together at Marshalls. They married in June 1970 and had two daughters, Erica and Tracey. They embarked on a life journey that brought them from Massachusetts to Montreal (Canada), Vermont, Illinois, California, Florida, and finally Arizona.
George worked most of his career in transportation. He had a passion for history, travel and genealogical research. He was able to trace his family’s ancestry back to the 15th century. He was known for his humor and love of life and family.
George was preceded in death by his mother, Martha, and his father, George. He is survived by his wife, Diane, his two children, Erica and Tracey, his three grandchildren, Raleigh, Logan, and Anna and his brother, Larry. His funeral service will be held privately. Assisting the family with the arrangements is Camino del Sol Funeral Chapel & Cremation Center in Sun City West, AZ. In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to the American Heart Association.
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