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1477 Jefferson Rd, Jefferson, PA

OBITUARY

George J. Munk

July 30, 1945September 26, 2019

George J. Munk, 74 of Vestaburg, died Thursday, September 26, 2019 in Mon Valley Hospital, Monongahela. He was born July 30, 1945 in Jackson, MS, a son of the late George J. Munk Sr. and Margaret Yurick Munk. George was a 1963 graduate of Beth-Center High School. He went on to serve in the United States Navy from 1963 to 1966; he then served in the United States Marine Corps from 1967 to 1970. After George’s service in the military he worked for the US government as a Federal Criminal Investigator in Region 3 and in the White House and Pentagon, under former President Reagan. On April 6, 1968 he married Clarice M. Johnson, who survives. Also surviving are two children, Nick (Heather) Munk of Vestaburg and Jessica (Kenneth) Seymour of Glen Burnie, MD; six grandchildren; 12 great grandchildren; two sisters, Valarie Nyswaner of Clarksville and Tammy Edwards of Scotts Depot, WV. Deceased is a son, Christopher Monk and a brother Nicholas Munk. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, October 5, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. in the Chapel at Greene County Memorial Park, 1003 Jefferson Rd., Waynesburg, PA 15370 with Pastor John Thomas officiating. Military Honors will be accorded by the United States Marine Corps and the Greene County Honor Guard. In lieu of flowers the family suggests memorials to St. Jude Children’s Hospital at www.stjude.org. Arrangements have been entrusted to the Behm Funeral Home, 1477 Jefferson Rd., Jefferson, PA 15344, Gregory P. Rohanna, supervisor. Condolences may be expressed online at www.behm-funeralhomes.com.

  • FAMILY

  • Clarice M. Munk, Spouse
  • Nick (Heather) Munk, Son
  • Jessica (Kenneth) Seymour, Daughter
  • Valarie Nyswaner, Sister
  • Tammy Edwards, Sister
  • Six grandchildren and 12 great grandchildren.

    Deceased is a son, Christopher Munk and a brother, Nichols Munk.

Services

  • Memorial Service Saturday, October 5, 2019

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Biography

George J. Munk, 74 of Vestaburg, died Thursday, September 26, 2019 in Mon Valley Hospital, Monongahela.
He was born July 30, 1945 in Jackson, MS, a son of the late George J. Munk Sr. and Margaret Yurick Munk.
George was a 1963 graduate of Beth-Center High School.
He went on to serve in the United States Navy from 1963 to 1966; he then served in the United States Marine Corps from 1967 to 1970.
After George’s service in the military he worked for the US government as a Federal Criminal Investigator in Region 3 and in the White House and Pentagon, under former President Reagan.
On April 6, 1968 he married Clarice M. Johnson, who survives.
Also surviving are two children, Nick (Heather) Munk of Vestaburg and Jessica (Kenneth) Seymour of Glen Burnie, MD; six grandchildren; 12 great grandchildren; two sisters, Valarie Nyswaner of Clarksville and Tammy Edwards of Scotts Depot, WV.
Deceased is a son, Christopher Monk and a brother Nicholas Munk.
A memorial service will be held on Saturday, October 5, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. in the Chapel at Greene County Memorial Park, 1003 Jefferson Rd., Waynesburg, PA 15370 with Pastor John Thomas officiating. Military Honors will be accorded by the United States Marine Corps and the Greene County Honor Guard. In lieu of flowers the family suggests memorials to St. Jude Children’s Hospital at www.stjude.org. Arrangements have been entrusted to the Behm Funeral Home, 1477 Jefferson Rd., Jefferson, PA 15344, Gregory P. Rohanna, supervisor. Condolences may be expressed online at www.behm-funeralhomes.com.