Horbal, George John - September 02, 2017


George John Horbal, 68, of Berlin, died unexpectedly Saturday morning (September 2, 2017) at home. Born in Middletown, son of the late George and the late Sarah (Bielot) Horbal, he graduated from Berlin High School, received his Bachelorís degree from Southern Connecticut State College, served in the US Army, and was employed at Horbal Brothers Construction Company. He loved the outdoors, hunting, fishing, and painting. George is survived by a brother, David Horbal of Berlin, three sisters and brothers-in-law, Janice and John Valerio of Durham, Maryann and Robert Boryczki of Kensington, and Susan and David Booth of Rocky Hill, several nieces and nephews, one great-niece and one great-nephew, and many loyal friends. Funeral services will be held Friday (September 8, 2017) at 9am from Porter's Funeral Home, 111 Chamberlain Highway, Berlin, followed by a Funeral Liturgy at 10am at St. Paulís Church on Alling Street. Burial will be in Maple Cemetery, Berlin. Friends and relatives are invited to call at the funeral home on Thursday (September 7, 2017) from 5-7pm. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The Veterans Administration, 555 Willard Avenue, Newington, CT 06111.

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