George Pedersen

Obituary of George Pedersen

George Pedersen

October 26, 1944 to March 7, 2018

Highland Mills, NY

George Pedersen passed away peacefully at home in Highland Mills. He was 73 years old. Born October 26, 1944, to Inger and George Pedersen in Brooklyn., NY, he worked in the telecommunication industry for 36 years for companies such as AT&T, Lucent Technologies and Verizon Communications. He was a chief Stewart for the Communication Workers of America Local 1107, a past member of the Woodbury Zoning Board, Woodbury Community Association and avidly participated in town politics for the Conservative Party.

He is survived by his wife of 48 years Ann L Pedersen, three sons, Kurt Pedersen and his wife Debbie of Central Valley, Erik Pedersen, Leif Pedersen and Tracy of Bayville, NJ, two sisters: Ruth Nicholson of Suffern and Marilyn Uleberg of Monroe: two grandsons, William Pedersen, Luke Pedersen, one granddaughter Valerie Pedersen and many loving nieces and nephews. George was predeceased by his sisters: Solveig, Sonya, Helen, Carol, and Linda.

George will be dearly missed by his family and friends.

Visitation will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, March 13th at Smith, Seaman & Quackenbush, Inc. 515 Route 32, Highland Mills, NY 10930. A Chapel Service will begin at 7 p.m. in the Funeral Home Tuesday evening. Cremation at Cedar Hill Crematory, Middle Hope, NY.

Memorial donation may be made to Hospice of Orange and Sullivan counties Inc., 800 Stony Brook Court, Newburgh, NY 12550