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“I am so very sorry to hear this news. George was a great guy! Susan and George were wonderful neighbors on Point Lane. Very fond memories of our kids...Read More »
1 of 11 | Posted by: Lisa Stevens - CICERO, IN

“Dear Susan, David, Debbie and Diane,We would like to have been with you to extend our sympathies in person, but please know that we are standing with...Read More »
2 of 11 | Posted by: Paula (Waltz) McKinney - IN

“SusanWas so sorry to hear of Georges passing. We were out of town and couldn't attend the funeral services. Even though we haven't see one another...Read More »
3 of 11 | Posted by: Jim & Linda Britt - Noblesville, IN

“Susan, I was so sorry to hear of your loss. I have such fond memories of your family. David, Diane, and Debbie, I remember your dad being very...Read More »
4 of 11 | Posted by: Kelly Stroup - Frankfort, IN

“My condolences to Georges family. I worked with him at Metro Plastics and Model Mold. George was a good man and will be missed. ”
5 of 11 | Posted by: David Morgan - Indianapolis, IN

“George would call me often on his way home from work. Topics were far ranging. Many laughs along the way. George was so very proud of the...Read More »
6 of 11 | Posted by: Jerry Wetli - Goodland, IN

“Susan and Family,I am saddened to hear of George's passing. I remember he always had a smile and ready laugh. Prayers for you and all of your family. ”
7 of 11 | Posted by: Diana Higginbotham - Cicero, IN

“We are so saddened to hear this news. George and I worked closely together, in The Tool Room for many years at Progressive Plastics. He was not only...Read More »
8 of 11 | Posted by: Ron Friend - IN - Friend

“Diane,We are so saddened to hear of the passing of your father and hold you, your mom, brother and sister in deepest heartfelt sympathy. You and all...Read More »
9 of 11 | Posted by: Nancy Hiatt - Arcadia, IN

“Susan,Words can't begin to express my sorry for you and the kids. I'm so incredibly sorry for your loss.All of you are in my thoughts & prayers. I...Read More »
10 of 11 | Posted by: Patrice Lunsford - Friend

“Dear Susan and family, please accept my sincere sorrow for your loss of George. I worked with him at Beckman Coulter and he was such a kind and...Read More »
11 of 11 | Posted by: Sally Disney - Danville, IN

George Walter Silberberg, age 58, of Arcadia, IN died March 6, 2018 at St. Vincent Hospital at Indianapolis, IN.

He was born July 11, 1959 at LaCrosse, Wisconsin to Gene Walter and Florence Elaine (Lotz) Silberberg. His parents preceded him in death.

He graduated from Clay High School at South Bend, IN with the Class of 1978. He then received an Associate Degree in Tool and Die Technology followed by an Associate Degree in Injection Mold Tooling from Vincinnes University, graduating in May of 1981.

He had worked for several companies in the following capacities: tooling engineer and tool making, custom rubber molding, thermoplastic injection molding, design and engineering, welding, supplier of high tolerance medical components, plus numerous technical software skills among many additional work related accomplishments. Local companies he was affiliated with include Hurco at Indianapolis, Progressive Plastics at Elwood, IN, Metro Plastics at Noblesville, IN and Beckman Coulter at Indianapolis.

His true passion in life was his family and their activities. He had assisted with Cub Scout Pack #103 and Boy Scout Troop #103. At Hamilton Heights Schools he was involved with Tri Town Swim Club, Little Husky Basketball, Hamilton Heights Youth Soccer, and Hamilton Heights Stringers Soccer. He also did things for the following teams: Tennis, Basketball, Soccer, Golf and Cross Country.

His hobbies included golf, woodworking, welding, rebuilding engines, 3-D printers, and building custom golf clubs.

He married Susan Potter Silberberg on June 9, 1984. She survives him along with their three children: David C. Silberberg of Thornton, CO, Debbie L. Silberberg of Indianapolis, and Diane M. Silberberg of Arcadia, IN, plus a sister Beth Ann Apt of Plano, TX.

Memorial services will be held Saturday, March 10, 2018 at 3:00 P.M. at Arcadia Church of the Brethren, 8989 East 266th Street, Arcadia, IN 46030, with Pastor Mark Knapp officiating. Visitation will be from 1:00 to 3:00 P.M. prior to the services. Memorial contributions may be made to the Hamilton Heights Education Foundation, P.O. Box 469, Arcadia, IN 46030, or to make a donation online please visit: https://www.hhschuskies.org/hhef.
Arrangements are entrusted to Hartley Funeral Homes where you may send condolences online at www.hartleyfuneralhomes.com.

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