George E. Tracey Sr., 66, of Loy Wolfe Road, Smithsburg, Md., passed away Monday, March 12, 2012, at Meritus Medical Center near Hagerstown, Md.
Born Jan. 22, 1946, near Smithsburg, he was the son of Ruth V. (Kline) Tracey of Smithsburg and the late Wilmer M. Tracey.
He was employed by Landis Machine Co. in Waynesboro, Pa.
He was a member of South Mountain Rod and Gun Club in Smithsburg.
In addition to his mother, he is survived by daughter, Sabrina M. Tracey of Frederick; sons, George E. Tracey II and wife, Stacie, of Hagerstown and Scott E. Tracey of Smithsburg; stepson, David W. Kline of Walkersville; sisters, Esther V. Toms of Foxville, Betty Sowers and Norma Eaton, both of Hagerstown, and Shirley Fishack of Smithsburg; brothers, Earl "Pete" Tracey and Leon Tracey, both of Smithsburg, Richard Tracey of Hagerstown, Robert Tracey and Elwood Tracey, both of Rouzerville, and Elmer Tracey of Waynesboro; five grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
Services will be held Friday, March 16, 2012, at 10:30 a.m. at Mount Bethel United Methodist Church, 14110 Stottlemyer Road, Smithsburg, with Pastor Ronald Kurtz officiating. Burial will be in Mount Bethel United Methodist Church Cemetery.
The family will receive friends Thursday from 6 to 8 p.m. at J.L. Davis Funeral Home, Smithsburg.