George Charles Hauck

March 31, 1920March 1, 2014

George C. Hauck, 93 of Punta Gorda, FL passed away on March 1, 2014. He was born on March 31, 1920 in Newark, NJ to Henry and Anna Marie (Kull) Hauck. A veteran of WWII, he was a Second Lieutenant in the Army Air Corps serving in the European Theater Air Offensive over Europe. He was a prisoner of war in Barth, Germany, Stalag Luft I.

He was of the Presbyterian faith. He was active in several churches through his life, most recently the First Presbyterian Church of Punta Gorda, and was passionate in his ministry of twenty years to those incarcerated in Charlotte County Prison. He was Past Commander and a 65 year member of the American Legion Post 35 in Union, NJ, member of; the Bergen County 40 and 8, the American Ex Prisoners of War; the New Jersey Steamfitters and Plumbers Local 322; and the Punta Gorda Elks Lodge No 2606.

He is survived by his wife of 71 years, Adelaide "Rosebud" (Ellerman) Hauck. He will be greatly missed by his daughters, Arlene Berry of Florida and Gay (Bill) Grier of New Jersey; grandchildren Eric (Stacy) Grier and Audrey Grier of New Jersey; great grandchildren Layla and Vaughan Grier of New Jersey; nieces and nephews. Arrangements are being handled by Coral Ridge Funeral Home and Cemetery in Cape Coral, Florida.


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March 18, 2014

Arlene, I didn't know your father or mother only things I heard from you and I know you loved him very much. I am so sorry for your loss and only hope that time will heal all the hurt and that you only remember the good qualities about him before he became ill. Just know our prayers are with you

March 15, 2014

To the Hauck Family, especially. "Rosebud". I'm so sorry for your loss. George was always nice to me when I used to come to help you. He was always full of positive talk. May he rest in peace. Debbie Conover

March 8, 2014

Arlene & Gaye so sorry for your loss. Walt & Pat Kowalski - Hackettstown,N.J.

March 7, 2014

He was a great man & and a person who survived the WW2 camps! I respect him & Will love him for his service!

Darkes Gray

March 5, 2014

Arlene, We are so sorry for your lost. We love you and are here for you. Don, Darkes, David Gray

paul bobel

March 5, 2014

He was a great man, loving husband and father.