Wayne George Sr. died Dec. 9, 2016, at St. Mary's Hospital in Grand Junction. He was 85.
He was born in Colorado April 29, 1931, to Curtis McComb and Lillie (Turner) George.
He is survived by his wife, Dortha; children, Wayne (Cindy) Curtis Jr., Larry, John (Sandra), Bill (Lori) and Darlene (Michael); 14 grandchildren; and 24 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his son, L.C.
No services are planned.
Sunset Mesa Funeral Directors is handling the arrangements.
Delta Volunteer Fire Department (DVFD) will be holding its annual fireworks show at Confluence Park on Wednesday, July 4, having received approval from Delta City Council at the council's June 5 meeting.
The DVFD has 28 volunteers and expects to have eight to 10 firefighters from Cedaredge join them this year.