George Moilanen, 57, of Elmira, NY passed away on Friday, June 4, 2021 at home. He was the loving husband of Tina M. (Collins) Moilanen. The couple married December 31, 2003 and had 17 happy years together.
George was born on December 12, 1963 in Elmira, NY, son of the late George and Shirley (Hess) Moilanen. He worked for TJ Maxx for 15 years, enjoyed playing golf, working around the house, and helping others.
George is survived by his loving wife Tina, his stepdaughter Holly (Webster) Sherman with grandchildren Jaiden and Tye Sherman, stepson Tad (Kristen) Sherman with grandchildren Benjamin and Alexandria Sherman, sister Tina Marie Moilanen (Steve), brother-in-law and sister-in-law Shawn and Nicole Kerbein with son Alec Kerbein, mother-in-law Theresa Kerbein, and niece Samantha Brown (Jay). George was preceded in death by his parents.
Family and friends are welcome to the gathering to celebrate George’s life from 2:00-5:00 PM on Wednesday, June 9, 2021 at the Roberts Funeral Home, Inc. 279 Main Street, Wellsburg, NY.
George’s family would like to offer a special thanks to CareFirst Hospice, 3805 Meads Creek Road, Painted Post, NY 14870 and to Dr. Jeffrey Collins and Falck Cancer Center, 600 Roe Ave, Elmira, NY 14905 for the excellent care George received while with them and donations in his memory may be directed to them.
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