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George R. Davey

October 30, 1946 - April 20, 2020

U.S. Veteran
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George Robert Davey of Honesdale passed away peacefully at home April
20,2020 after a brief illness.

He is survived by his wife, the former Ellen Hinter Markle.

Born October 30, 1946 he was the son of the late Robert E. and Clara Decker
Davey of Matamoras, PA.

George was a proud Marine Corp veteran who served during the Vietnam War.
He was a commercial truck driver who retired from Estes Express Lines.  He
was a model train enthusiast, who enjoyed sharing his hobby with his
grandchildren.  He enjoyed tinkering around his home and helping his
friends and family.,

George attended New Covenant Fellowship Church.

Also, surviving are his son, David Markle, wife Cynthia, of Danielsville,
PA; grandson John Markle; granddaughters Sarah and Chloe Markle; one
brother, Timothy Davey, wife Wendy, of North Chesterfield, VA; sisters,
Roberta Williams, husband, Jerry of Matamoras, PA; and Wilma Williams of
Matamoras, PA;  along with several nieces and nephews; cousins, Twila
Decker of Matamoras, PA and Fran Barada of Port Jervis, NY. He was
predeceased  by brothers, Frank Davey, Sr. and Robert “Gus” Davey.

Following cremation a “Celebration of Life” will be held at a future date.
Arrangements by Hessling Funeral Home, Inc, 428 Main St., Honesdale, PA.