George, age 76, went to be with the Lord on February 5, 2021. He was born in San Antonio, Texas and grew up in California. He was a Navy Sailor during the Vietnam war and later secured a career as an Operating Engineer. He was married to Rachel Basoco on June 26, 1971, and they were married 46 years until her passing in 2017. He was a loving brother, husband, father, and grandfather. He is survived by his daughter Lydia Payne, son Jason, daughter-in-law Dolly and grandsons Caden, Tyler and Zavier. He enjoyed spending time with his family, fishing, boating, the outdoors, going to shows, laughing, oldies music, traveling, TV shows and game apps on his phone. He was a gentle soul who always gave to others. George is surely missed by everyone who knew him, and who have shared great memories with him.