George Vargo, 93, of Lower Saucon Township, died Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2019 at his residence. He was the husband of the late Caroline Vargo. George was born in Hazleton on Feb. 9, 1926 to the late John and Mary Vargo. He served our country in the U.S. Army during World War II. George worked as a store manager for the former A&P grocery store. He had his own flower business until his retirement. He was a devoted husband, father and grandfather.
Daughters: Lori Vargo Heffner of Bethlehem, Michelle M. Quinn of West Hazleton; grandchildren: Melina Heffner, John Quinn Jr. and Nicole Palko; great-granddaughter: Zionah Grace.
Family and friends are invited to a Mass of Christian Burial at 12 p.m., Friday, Oct. 25, 2019 at the Assumption of the BVM Church (Colesville), 4101 Old Bethlehem Pike, Bethlehem. There will be no calling hours. Online expressions of sympathy can be recorded at HeintzelmanCares.com. The family will receive condolences and prayers at the family residence on Friday, Oct. 25 from 3 to 9 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 26 and Sunday, Oct. 27 from 12 to 9 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the family, care of the Heintzelman Funeral Home Inc., 326 Main St., Hellertown, PA 18055.