George Warren Wetmore

02/08/2011 4:13 PM |
George Warren Wetmore

George Warren Wetmore

Former Greenport resident George Warren Wetmore died Feb. 2 in Tampa, Fla., following a long battle with cancer. He was 70.

Born July 6, 1940, in Greenport to George and Julia (Parker) Wetmore, he graduated from Greenport High School in 1958 and served in the U.S. Air Force from 1959 to 1963. He worked for many years as a realtor on Eastern Long Island before moving to Florida in 1999.

Predeceased by his siblings Marjorie Goleski and John, Mr. Wetmore is survived by his children, Linda Odeh of Shreveport, La., Darcy Bristol of Murphy, N.C., and Scott, of Grapevine, Texas; his brother William, of Fort Pierce, Fla., and sister Virginia Littlefield of Niantic, Conn.; and six grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held in Greenport at a future date. Cremation was private.

Memorial donations may be sent to the Greenport American Legion Building Fund, P.O. Box 103, Greenport NY 11944.