Mary Linda George, daughter of Boulas and Najla Harb, was born and raised in Washington D.C. with roots in Palestine and Syria. She passed peacefully with family by her side at the age of 93. She is preceded in death by her brothers Fred and Danny, and her sisters Bebe and Julia.
She raised her children in Plainfield and Edison, New Jersey. Many of her later years were spent in Golden Lakes Village in West Palm Beach, Florida Plymouth, MI and Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. She will always be remembered as a strong, spirited and loving soul. She truly enjoyed life and being around family and friends. Her hobbies included playing cards, sewing, crocheting, painting and cooking.
She is preceded in death by her husband Aziz George. Her children include the late Reyad (Nahla) George, Jameel “Jimmy” (Sheila) George, Deanna (the late Richard) Tufaro, Nadia (Demitry) Ayoub and Paul George.
Her legacy is 12 grandchildren and 17 great grandchildren who were her pride and joy. She will forever be in our hearts and will be missed immensely.
Funeral services will begin on Tuesday, January 21, 2020 at 10AM in the St. Stephen the Protomartyr Antiochian Orthodox Church 609 Lane Avenue, South Plainfield NJ 07080.
Interment will follow in Hillside Cemetery, Scotch Plains.
Family and friends may attend visitation on Monday, January 20, 2020 from 5-8PM in the McCriskin – Gustafson Home For Funerals, 2425 Plainfield Avenue NJ 07080.