- January 29, 1930 - November 26, 2016
- Clarkston, Michigan
of George's Passing
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“Dear Flo and family,I send my sympathy and condolences for your loss. George touched many lives and I am one in that group. I have many fond memories...Read More »
1 of 26 | Posted by: Monica (Push) Palmieri - CA
“Flo, I am so sorry for your loss. George was such a great example for all Catholics. I'm so thankful for all his words of wisdom and the novenas he...Read More »
2 of 26 | Posted by: Theresa Radich
“Florence and family,We are so sorry for your loss. George was always such a special friend and cousin to my father and mother. Our love to you and...Read More »
3 of 26 | Posted by: Tim Dallacqua - Great Falls, MT
“My condolences to the entire DePillo family. I worked with George for a short time in my first administrative position at Chippewa Valley Schools. ...Read More »
4 of 26 | Posted by: Michael Adamczyk - Lake Zurich, IL
“My condolences to the entire DiPillo family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
5 of 26 | Posted by: Brenda Cereceres - Midlothian, TX
“Dear Aunt Florence and Family, Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. We were very glad to see you and Uncle George earlier this autumn. It...Read More »
6 of 26 | Posted by: A friend
“To all the DiPillo family. Our prayers and thoughts are with you all. You have such a beautiful family, I can't imagine how proud your father must...Read More »
7 of 26 | Posted by: Patrick & Denise Bernwanger - TX
“Dear Florence, I read so many things about George. What a good man he was, good husband and father, grandfather and great grandfather, scholar,...Read More »
8 of 26 | Posted by: Marilyn Welton - McAlester, OK
“Dear Florence, all the children and grandchildren, we are so sorry to hear of George's passing,, a wonderful man who has touched the lives of, and...Read More »
9 of 26 | Posted by: Sharon and Art Steinhauser - MI
“Dear Flo and family...George was my Advanced Catechism instructor at St. Cyril & Methodius which started this Fall. I only knew him for a few months...Read More »
10 of 26 | Posted by: Annette Rudzewicz - MI
“I am so sorry to hear of the passing of George. I really liked George and thought highly of him. I would like the entire family to know that I am...Read More »
11 of 26 | Posted by: Dan Harris - Swartz Creek, MI
“My condolences to the entire family. I knew George many years while he was at both Chippewa Valley and at Warren Con. At one time I was even...Read More »
12 of 26 | Posted by: Julia Sidebottom - Waterford, MI
“Florence, Marisa, Damien, Bernadette, John, Teresa and Paul,The greatest patriarch of the greatest family of all times is now looking upon you with...Read More »
13 of 26 | Posted by: A friend
“Dear Florence and Family - Our deepest condolences on George's passing. You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers during this challenging...Read More »
14 of 26 | Posted by: Ted & Mary Ann Ponik - Posen, MI
“George was a good friend to Nancy and I.He led change to Warren Consolidated. But more importantly, he continued to support and push Nancy and I for...Read More »
15 of 26 | Posted by: Ray Sisung - Macomb, MI
“My thoughts and prayers are with the entire family. Peace.
16 of 26 | Posted by: Mike O'Brien - Bergenfield, NJ
“George was a great leader who wasn't afraid to make difficult choices. As a teacher, no Superintendent supported me like he did. He truly made a...Read More »
17 of 26 | Posted by: Ed Skiba - Macomb, MI
“I took a grad. class from Dr. DePillo in 1991. He was an outstanding teacher! His knowledge and wit will be missed.
18 of 26 | Posted by: Catherine Forsyth - Traverse City, MI
“Just received this sad news. Although we have not kept close touch for the past few years, George has entered into many of our conversations...Read More »
19 of 26 | Posted by: Sue Kemp - Macomb, MI
“My dear friend George, a scholar and a gentleman. His intensity was a joy to behold. Such fervor, such fun. His enthusiasm was contagious. I'm...Read More »
20 of 26 | Posted by: Shea Atallah - Oakland Twp, MI
“Chippewa Valley Schools is saddened today learning the loss of our former Superintendent, George DePillo. George was known to be very personable and...Read More »
21 of 26 | Posted by: Ron Roberts - Clinton Township, MI
“To the Entire DiPillo family, I would like to send my heartfelt condolences to all of you. I know you are all going to be sad for quite some time,...Read More »
22 of 26 | Posted by: Lisa Shaker Knopp - Tampa, FL
“My heart feels an overwhelmingly "happy Ache" because I know that George has a great reward and will be eternally happy, but I ache that he will no...Read More »
23 of 26 | Posted by: Carol Pieters - Punta Gorda, FL
“I didn't know Mr. DiPillo but I do know how fondly his siblings talked about him. That is a true testament to a great father. God Bless!
24 of 26 | Posted by: Tony Strocel - Fenton, MI
“Dear Flo and Family,We extend our sincerest sympathy in the passing of your dear husband,/ father,/ grandfather/great grandfather. George was truly a...Read More »
25 of 26 | Posted by: Frank and Mary Dolinshek - MI
“Teresa,It's been a really long time, but I remember your dad (love this photo of him) and was so sorry to see this. Thinking of you and your family....Read More »
26 of 26 | Posted by: Jamal Hamady Lucky - Flushing, MI
George was born on January 29, 1930 and passed away on Saturday, November 26, 2016.
George was a resident of Clarkston, Michigan at the time of his passing.
George served in the U.S. Marines.
He was married to Florence.
Friends may visit at Lewis E. Wint Son Funeral Home Clarkston Wednesday 4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. with a family led rosary at 7:30 p.m. Funeral Mass Thursday at 11:00 a.m. at Colombiere Retreat Conference Center Clarkston with visiting at the church at 10:00 a.m. Rite of Committal All Saints Cemetery.