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George Babek Obituary

George Robert Babek
George Robert Babek

May 4, 2017 - May 4, 2017
Born in Prague, Oklahoma
Resided in Rancho Palos Verdes, CA
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George Robert Babek passed away May 3, 2017 surrounded by his family at home in Rancho Palos Verdes, CA. He was 85 years old. He was born October 19, 1931 in Prague, Oklahoma to Matt and Anna Babek. He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War for two years, and he returned to San Pedro where he met and married the love of his life, Josephine Lauro Babek. George worked for the U.S. Postal Service until his retirement in 1994. In retirement, he enjoyed spending time with family, especially his grandchildren, and playing the slots at local casinos. He will be remembered for his kind and gentle ways, and his patient, loving demeanor. He is survived by his wife, Josephine, son Robert (wife Lydia), son Matt (wife Pamela), grandchildren Lauren, Robby, Mickey, and George Babek, and Valerie Ochoa (Robert), sister Emmalee Hurd, brothers and sisters in law Lawrence Lauro, Roy Lauro (wife Mary), Maria Lauro, Carla Lauro, and numerous nieces and nephews. Visitation will be held on Sunday, 5-7 p.m. followed by a Vigil Service at 7:00 p.m. at McNerney's Mortuary Chapel. A Funeral Mass will be offered on Monday, May 8, 2017, 10:30 a.m. at Mary Star of the Sea Church followed by interment at Green Hills Memorial Park. Please sign the guestbook at mcnerneysmortuary.com or dailybreeze.com.




McNerney's Mortuary
570 W. 5th Street
San Pedro, CA US 90731
Sunday, May 7, 2017
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
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Mary Star of the Sea Church
877 W. 7th Street
San Pedro, CA US 90731
Monday, May 8, 2017
10:30 AM
Green Hills Memorial Park
27501 S. Western Avenue
Rancho Palos Verdes, CA US 90275
Monday, May 8, 2017
12:00 PM