George Hendrickson, 76, of 1527 Wellman Road, Ashville, N.Y., died May 9, 2013, in WCA Hospital.
He was born April 15, 1937, in Jamestown, N.Y., the son of the late Paul and Mae (Hodges) Hendrickson.
A U.S. Navy veteran, and was employed by Crawford Furniture, retiring in 2004.
He is survived by his wife, Melody of Ashville; two daughters: Maxine Loveless and Elda Barrett, both of Jamestown; a stepson, Jamie of Memphis, Tenn; six grandchildren: Christine Redding, and Cynthia and Melinda Hallett, all of Jamestown, N.Y.; and four great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by a brother, Paul; a sister, Betty Olson; a great-grandson, Jayden Barrett; and two nephews: Alvin and Dale Hendrickson.
No services will be observed. His body has been donated to the University of Buffalo Anatomical Gift Program.
Memorials can be made to the Chautauqua County Humane Society or a charity of choice.