Obituary: George A. List, a metallurgist with the Olin Corporation

George A. List, of Milford, beloved husband of Patricia Ryan List of 35 years, passed away on April 12, 2013 in the Masonic Home in Wallingford, after a courageous battle with cancer.

He was born in Morristown, NJ, son of the late Frederick and Ethel Wilson List.

George was a metallurgist with the Olin Corporation for many years. Mr. List was a member and Past Master of Ansantawae Lodge No. 89 A.F. & A.M., he enjoyed golfing, bowling, reading, playing cards, travel and especially cruises.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by his children; Ginger (David) Vecchio of Bethany, Sandee (Scott) Hennessey of West Haven, John List of New Jersey and Dennis (Amy) Taylor of Orange, a sister Nancy Huff of Milford, grandchildren; John Taylor, Amanda Vecchio, Jaclyn Hennessey, Taylor List and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by a brother Fred List.

The family will receive friends, Tuesday April 16, 2013 from 4:00pm to 8:00pm at the Smith & Sefcik Funeral Home, 135 Broad St., Milford. Masonic Services will be held at 7:30pm. A memorial service will follow Wednesday at 11:00 am directly in the Woodmont United Church of Christ Congregational, 1000 New Haven Ave. Milford. Interment will be private.

Contributions in his memory may be made to the Church.

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