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1938 George 2022

George E. Sidner

January 5, 1938 — October 7, 2022

West Jefferson

 

George E. Sidner, age 84, of West Jefferson, Ohio, died at home on Friday, October 7, 2022.  Born to the late Russell and Mary Sidner, George was a graduate of West Jefferson High School, Class of 1957.  He was a veteran of the Ohio Army National Guard and was a member of Ralph Rickly Lodge #670 F. & A.M. and was a 32nd Degree Mason, Valley of Columbus.  After many years working at AT&T, George retired to Florida for several years before moving back to Ohio where he loved to sit on the front porch and watch the cows across the road and loved to feed the birds.  Besides his family, a couple of the things George loved were those years spent in Florida and, in his younger years, taking flying lessons and getting his solo pilots license to fly small planes.  In addition to his parents, George was preceded in death by his brothers Charles and Warner Sidner, his sisters Donna Lou Fleming, Linda Sidner and Irene Royer and his granddaughter Samantha McCarthy.  He is survived by his beloved wife of 40+ years Patti, his children: George (Monica) Sidner, Glenn (Kelly) Sidner, Jennifer Lang, Nikki (Dan) McCarthy and Abby (Brian) Healy, grandchildren: Nick (Amanda) Sidner, Mary (Michael) Summers, Kelly Santa Emma, Finn McCarthy, Joe McCarthy, Jack McCarthy, Chloe Healy and Gage Healy, great-grandchildren: Jordan, Jason, Benjamin, Jeremiah, Aria, Ryleigh and Desmond, brother Robert Wesley (Sherry) Sidner, brother-in-law Bob Gale, and many nieces, nephews, cousins, other family members and friends.  The family extends a huge “Thank you” to George’s hospice team: Liz and Emily and hospice nurses Nicole and Jeanie.  You were all Patti and Jenny’s saviors.  Thank you!  Family will receive friends from 4:00-6:00p.m. THURSDAY, OCTOBER 13, 2022 at the RADER-MCDONALD-TIDD FUNERAL HOME, 1355 West Main Street, West Jefferson, Ohio 43162 (614)-879-9222 where a Memorial Service will follow the visitation hours and begin at 6:00p.m. THURSDAY.  Deacon Jeff Fortkamp, officiating.  In lieu of flowers, please consider a memorial contribution in George’s name to the Sidner Family’s favorite charity: Sam’s Fans, 4041 North High Street, Columbus, OH 43214 or on-line www.samsfans.org.  Please visit www.radermcdonaldtiddfuneralhome.com to share your favorite memories and to send your condolences to the Sidner Family.

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Thursday, October 13, 2022

4:00 - 6:00pm (Eastern time)

Rader-McDonald-Tidd Funeral Home

1355 W. Main St, West Jefferson, OH 43162

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Memorial Service

Thursday, October 13, 2022

Starts at 6:00pm (Eastern time)

Rader-McDonald-Tidd Funeral Home

1355 W. Main St, West Jefferson, OH 43162

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