George R Coombs, 73, of San Dimas, CA, entered eternal life at Long Beach Veterans Hospital. He was born in Paterson, NJ to Thomas and Mattie Coombs. George grew up in Prospect Park, NJ and graduated from Manchester Regional HS in 1965. He was drafted into the army serving 2 years, including a tour in Vietnam where he attained the rank of Sargent. Following his tour of duty, George worked in the plastics industry. He accepted a plant manager promotion in 1980 that relocated his first wife and family to Southern California. George began a second career in 2003 as a Homeland Security Officer. He served the agency for 13 years before retiring in 2016. George was preceded in death by his parents and grand-daughter Noel Augusto. He is survived by his wife Cecilia; daughters Michelle(Kenneth)Walter of La Verne, Kristen(Eric)Cowden of Riverside, sons Steven Coombs of CO, and Brian (Carol) Coombs of NJ, brothers Thomas of PA, Robert of NY, sister Linda of PA, 10 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren.