Rensselaer- George E. Rourke, III, 70, died Thursday, December 12, 2019.
George was a life member of the G.S. Mink Claxton Hose Co. 2. He enjoyed playing the guitar and playing pool.
George is survived by his wife Diane (Pitts) Rourke; his children George, Robbie, Joanne and Melissa Rourke, Cathleen Gallagher and Patricia Tansey; his siblings, Cornelius Ryan and Cathleen Stammel. He is also survived by 10 grandchildren, four great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services for George will be held on Monday, Dec. 16th at 3pm in the W.J. Lyons, Jr. Funeral Home, 1700 Washington Ave., Rensselaer. Calling hours will begin at 1pm.