George J. Renock

Published on Tuesday, 18 April 2017 22:14


George J. Renock, 79, of Plainville passed away April 12, 2017, while surrounded by his family. George was born June 16, 1937, in New Britain, Conn., the son of Peter and Mary Renock. He was predeceased by his brother, William.

On Oct. 31, 1964, George married Maureen (Daley) Renock, his best friend and the love of his life. George was a 1955 graduate of New Britain High School, a U.S. Air Force Veteran, and retiree of the Fafnir Bearing Co.

George was a loyal UConn basketball fan, enjoyed playing golf at Westwoods in Farmington, reading, traveling, and betting on a longshot at Saratoga. George loved trips to Maine and winter vacations in Florida. Most of all, he cherished the time spent with his family.

George is survived by his wife, Maureen, and daughters, Lynn Davis and husband, Andy, Jill O'Brien and husband, Jimmy, grandchildren Alex, Lauren, Caroline, Spencer, and several nieces and nephews.

Friends and family are invited to attend calling hours Friday, April 21, 2017, from 5 to 7 p.m. at Kenney-Luddy Funeral Home, 205 S. Main St., New Britain. A funeral mass will be held, Saturday, April 22, 2017, at 11 a.m. directly at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 195 S. Main St., New Britain 06051, immediately followed by military honors.

Memorial donations in George’s honor may be made to St. Joseph Catholic Church.

Posted in New Britain Herald, on Tuesday, 18 April 2017 22:14. Updated: Tuesday, 18 April 2017 22:16.