George Preston Hartge
June 21, 1938- January 13, 2021
George Preston Hartge of West River, MD passed away peacefully on January 13, 2021. George was born and raised on Churchton, MD. He was son to the late George and Leicy Hartge. George was a devoted and loving husband of 59 years to Barbara Hartge. They lovingly raised 3 children; David P. Hartge (Chelly), Douglas P. Hartge, and Dawn D. Hartge (Bobby). He is survived by 4 grandchildren, Mandi Carroll (Patrick), Mathew Hartge (Anna), Daniel Hartge, Hannah Hopkins, and great grandchildren, Eric, Michael and Jameson, and a sister Kay Wayson of West River. He was preceded in death by a granddaughter Madelynn.
George was a skilled carpenter that began his career as a boat builder for Hartge Yacht Yard in Galesville, MD. He then moved on to building homes with Greenacres and later retired from a 40-year career with Hardesty Brothers Builders. His passions and hobbies included farming, wood working, and times with family.
Services will be private. At the request of the family, in lieu of flowers please plant a tree in George’s memory.
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