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George J. Kolesar

May 16, 1940 ~ October 28, 2021 (age 81)

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George J. Kolesar

Of Harpursville

George J. Kolesar, 81 of Harpursville NY and formerly of Rahway, NJ passed away Thursday, October 28, 2021 at his home.  He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Elaine, a daughter, Laurie & Robert Huxford, Rahway, NJ, 4 grandchildren, Jason & Angel Freeman, Harpursville, Mark & Taylor Freeman, Spotswood, NJ, Megan & Kenny Hoffman, Cranford, NJ, Carly Huxford, Jersey City, NJ, 3 great grandchildren, Georgia, Claire & Griffin and also several nieces and nephews.  He was predeceased by his daughter, Linda Freeman.  He was a retired Heavy Equipment Operator for Rahway Public Works in New Jersey for over 40 years.  George was an avid outdoorsman, fly fisherman and hunter.  George was a caring, loving man who cherished his family above all else. Anyone fortunate enough to get to know this man loved him dearly.

Memorial Services will be held at the Osterhoudt-Madden Funeral Home 69-71 Maple Street Harpursville on Sat. Nov. 13, 2021 at 12 noon.  Memorial contributions in memory of George may be made to:  Trout Unlimited   POB  7400  Woolly Bugger, WV  25439  (   Online condolences may be made at:

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Memorial Service
November 13, 2021

12:00 PM
Osterhoudt-Madden Funeral Home
69-71 Maple St
Harpursville, NY 13787

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