George A. Kanfer of Dingmans Ferry, Pa., dies at age 93


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George A. Kanfer of Dingmans Ferry, Pa., passed away at home on Friday, Dec. 21, 2018. He was 93.

Son of the late George and Jeanette (Read) Kanfer, he was born on July 9, 1925, in Brooklyn. He was married to Marion Myck, who preceded him in death in 2008.

He worked as a foreman for the Department of Sanitation for the City of New York and also worked for the Pike County Area Agency on Aging.

George was a member of the Holy Trinity Lutheran Church in Dingmans Ferry, member of the Peerless Lodge # 195 in Manhattan, member of the American Legion Post 914 in Manhattan, and member of the 215 Coast Guard Auxiliary in Philadelphia.

He was a recipient of Four Chapters Legion of Honor Award and a United States Coast Guard Veteran.

George leaves behind his daughter, Judy Loglisci of Staten Island, N.Y.; grandchildren, Tracey DiVilio, Joseph, Scott, and Keri-Anne Loglisci; and great-grandchildren, Paul, Jessica, Joseph, Deanna, Kaitlin, Michael, Mason, and Myles. He was preceded in death by his brother, Joseph Kanfer.

Visitation was scheduled to be held at Stroyan Funeral Home, 405 West Harford St., Milford, Pa., on Wednesday, Dec. 26, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m.. Funeral services were set for 11 a.m. on Thursday. Dec. 27, at the Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, Dingmans Ferry.

Memorial donations may be made to Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 103 Delaware Crest, Dingmans Ferry, PA 18328; or Lifestyles for the Disabled, Business Office, Bldg. 12-G, 930 Willowbrook Road, Staten Island, NY 10314.



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