George J. Millen Sr., 83

OSWEGO, NY – George J. Millen Sr., 83, a resident of New Haven, passed away Sunday November 2, 2014, at his home surrounded by his wife and loving family.

Born in Oswego, he was the son of the late Frederick Richard and Nellie (Alchin) Millen.

George J. Millen Sr
George J. Millen Sr.

George worked for 35 years as a machinist for Carrier Corp.

George was an outdoorsman. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, boating, jet skiing, water skiing, and snowmobiling and working on his backhoe.

He was a loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather. He enjoyed spending time with his family.

Surviving are his wife of 63 years, Janice Millen; one son, Girard R. (Debbie) Millen of Central Square; daughter-in-law Sheila Millen; four grandchildren, Amy (Chris) Sutter, George Millen III, Jennifer (John) Wilber and Ashley (Josh) Bush; three great-grandchildren, Nathaniel, Gaven, and Alaina Sutter.

Besides his parents, he was predeceased by his son, George J. Millen Jr.; and by his daughter, Lori A. Windey.

Calling hours will be held 4-7 p.m. Thursday at Nelson Funeral Home, 11 W. Albany St., Oswego.

Nelson Funeral Home has care of arrangements.

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