George J. McPherson

September 1, 1927November 9, 2020

George J. McPherson, 93, of Whiting, NJ, passed away on Monday November 9, 2020 at his home. Born in Glasgow, Scotland he came to the United States in 1959 settling in Kearny, NJ. He lived there for many years and moved to Arizona in 1976 and opened his own business selling diamond tools. Upon retiring he moved to Florida before moving back to NJ to be near family 20 years ago.

George was predeceased by his wife Williamina “Ina” McPherson in 2017. He is survived by two daughters, Marilyn and her husband Eugene Pavese of Toms River and Pamela and her husband Lee Covert of Florida. He is also survived by 5 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren.

A Memorial Gathering will be held on Saturday November 21, 2020 from 12pm to 1:00pm at Quinn-Hopping Funeral Home 26 Mule Road Toms River, NJ 08755. A Memorial Service will take place at 1:00 pm. Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting



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John McPherson

November 23, 2020

Rest in peace, Uncle George.
I have fond memories of those occasions we were able to spend a little time together.
There are no words to express the pain that the family are suffering right now though I send, and please accept, my heartfelt condolences.
Take care all and be safe.

Richard McPherson

November 20, 2020

Last of the three .
Advise given on your visits still ring true today.
Rest easy Uncle you are at peace now.
I will always have the memories of both
you and aunt Ina with me .

Rebecca and Fred Basso

November 17, 2020

George, it was a pleasure knowing you. Always enjoyed listening to you talk. Rest In Peace. Love Fred and Becky 🙏😻❤️

Diana and Rich Poskonka

November 17, 2020

Thank you for all your good advice and for sharing all your beautiful stories of your family. We will miss you so much. Love you❤️

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