George J. Colonel, 73

George J. Colonel, 73, of New Richmond, died Nov. 7, 2007.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Alam and George C. Colonel.

He is survived by wife, Pat Thornburg; sons, George J. (Katie) Colonel Jr. and Kevin Darling; daughters, Gwen (Steve) Herndon, Justina (Ralph) McKinley, Beth (Rick) Hucker, Lee (Chuck) Brueggeman, and Christine (Jim) Darling; sisters, Evelyn (Charles) Addington and Carol (Gary) Davis, brothers, Dan (Cheryl), Dale (Debbie), and John Colonel; 15 grandchildren; and one great grandchild.

Funeral services were held Nov. 10 at the St. Peter Church in New Richmond.

Memorial contributions may be made to the St. Leo Church Haiti Home Fund.

The E.C. Nurre Funeral Home in New Richmond is serving the needs of the family.