George Varga died on April 9, 2014, from severe pneumonia at the Adirondack Medical Center at 57 years of age.
George was born in Philadelphia, Pa., on Jan. 4, 1957. He grew up in Scotch Plains, N.J., and moved to Lake Placid at age 13 when his father, Dr. C. Francis Varga, took a job as a pathologist at Adirondack Medical Center in Saranac Lake. He graduated from Lake Placid High School in 1975.
A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated at 4 p.m. on Saturday, April 12 at St. Agnes Church in Lake Placid. The Rev. John Yonkovig officiated. In lieu of flowers or gifts, please contribute to the Lake Placid Animal Hospital, 5673 Cascade Road, Lake Placid, NY 12946.
The M.B. Clark Inc. Funeral Home, 2310 Saranac Ave, Lake Placid, NY 12946 is in charge of arrangements. Relatives and friends are invited to "light a candle" and share a memory or leave online condolences at www.mbclarkfuneralhome.com.