91-year-old Fairfield resident, George William Pappas, died at 3:07 a.m. Saturday, August 17 in the emergency room of Fairfield Memorial Hospital. He had worked in heating and air conditioning and insulation. He was also a World War II Navy Veteran.
Surviving are his wife of 69 years, Ruth (Boyer) Pappas; two sons, Leslie of Fairfield and Byron of LaSalle, IL; two grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
The body is to be cremated, and a private memorial service for George William Pappas will be held at a later date.
Johnson & Vaughn Funeral Home in Fairfield is in charge of the arrangements.