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Mr. George W. Thornburgh

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“Today june 13 i learn the death of my american father on the birtday of my french father; i live with him and Maryjo in 1982; I am so sad i am crying...Read More »
1 of 9 | Posted by: hugues picon - nice - Son

“Today june 13 2017 i learn the death of my american father ; i live with he and Maryjo in 1982; He passed away the birthday of my french father.........Read More »
2 of 9 | Posted by: hugues PICON - nice - son

Dave & Judy PA. fall 2016 “George was my first true mentor at Blue Cross at 14th and Olive. He was understanding and would always strive to develop talent for the organization....Read More »
3 of 9 | Posted by: Dave & Judy Fiftal - Fayetteville, PA

“Our thoughts are prayers are with the Thornburgh family.Russell and Nancy Weber ”
4 of 9 | Posted by: Russell Weber - St. Louis, MO

“What a great and generous soul! Thanks for all of your neighborly contributions. We miss you! ”
5 of 9 | Posted by: Ann Konzen - Saint Louis, MO

“Yesterday I attended the funeral of my Uncle George. A beautiful service on a wonderful day. Unseasonably warm and sunny, a perfect backdrop for...Read More »
6 of 9 | Posted by: Tony Wille - O'Fallon, MO

“One of the best volunteers the Garden ever had. So knowledgeable, friendly, and kind. I am so sorry for your loss, MaryJo. ”
7 of 9 | Posted by: Jackie Juras - Saint Louis, MO

“The ultimate refined gentleman. George is at peace and may the angels take him to the holy city. ”
8 of 9 | Posted by: Dolores and Tom Stumpf - Antonia, MO

“We have very special memories of George, a beautiful, gentle man with a wonderful smile, Though we can't be with you, our hearts and prayers are...Read More »
9 of 9 | Posted by: A friend


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Monday, October 17, 2016, fortified with the Sacraments of Holy Mother Church. Beloved husband of Maryjo Thornburgh (nee Wille). He was the son of the late Thelma Schulz and George Waydle Thornburgh. Brother of the late Thomas W. Thornburgh and sister-in-law Violette. Brother of Laura Frances Perkinson. Brother-in-law of Jacqueline and the late William Phillips, the late Gordon Wille (surviving Kay), Jane and Dan Hackett, the late Barbara and Kenneth Garrett, Judith Jung, Daniel Wille and Patricia and Carl Oliver. Dear uncle, great-uncle, great-great-uncle, friend and cousin. Services: Visitation Thursday, October 27, 2016 from 4-8 p.m. at Ambruster Chapel, 6633 Clayton Rd. Mass of the Resurrection on Friday, October 28 at 10 a.m. at St. Margaret of Scotland Catholic Church, 3854 Flad Ave. (Shaw neighborhood) with interment at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery. Memorials may be made to St. Vincent DePaul/St. Margaret of Scotland Conference, 2201 S. 39th St., St. Louis, MO 63110.

The Family would like to invite you to share photos and memories of George here on his Tribute page. Please submit your photos to AmbrusterChapel@yahoo.com

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