November 30, -0001 - September 21, 2009
ST. GEORGE, Dr. Elmer C. â€œJack,” age 77, passed to a better place Monday, September 21, 2009. He is survived by his loving wife of 51 years, Margaret Mary â€œPeggyâ€ (Rogers) and 6 adoring children; John, wife Holly (Akers) and grandchildren, Erin, Andrew, Shannon and Natalie; Mary, husband David Eslick and grandchildren, Brian, wife Kristina and great-grandchild Sophia, and Patrick; Chris, wife Jodi (Graham) and grandchildren, Becky, Tom, Julie, Peter, Megan, Chris and Joe; Eileen and husband Stevens Tucker; Reverend Peter St.George, pastor at St. Ignatius Catholic Church; and Sheila, husband Larry Gick, and grandchildren Elizabeth, Brigid, Matthew, and Christopher. Dr. St.George was a parishioner at St James of the Valley Catholic Church and retired in 1996 after 35 years in family medicine and the chairman of the Department of Family Practice at Bethesda Hospital, Oak Street. He graduated from St. Vincent Prep School in Latrobe, PA, Xavier University, Cincinnati, OH and St. Louis University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO. He served as a Captain and general surgeon in the United States Air Force, Kirtland AFB, Albuquerque, NM. He is a Fellow in the American College of Family Physicians and a member of the American Medical Association. Visitation will be held from 5-8 p.m. on Wednesday, September 23, 2009 at Hodapp Funeral Home, 7401 Vine St., Carthage, OH. Mass of Christian burial will be held 11:00 a.m. Thursday, September 24, 2009 at St. James of the Valley Catholic Church, 411 Springfield Pike, Wyoming, OH. In honor of how Dr. St.George dedicated his life, memorials may be made to the National Right to Life. Condolences to hodappfuneralhome.com.
Fr. St. George,
Condolences to you and your family on the recent death of your father. I wished I could have made the funeral Mass. May he rest in peace and the Lord be merciful to him.
Tony Daniel, Holy Trinity Parish,Norwwod,Ohio. Formerly St. Agnes in Bond Hill.
Sheila, I am sorry about the loss of your Father. I always had fun at your house and enjoyed being with your parents. I hope everyone is doing well. I know he will be greatly missed. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. I know he has a special place in heaven to watch over guide you and all of his grandchildren.
Dear Peggy & family,
Please accept our sincere condolances. We are really sorry for your lost and are keeping all of you in our prayers.
Carolle,AndrÃ© & family
Dear Peggy & family,
Jack will be greatly missed and always remembered. Our prayers are with you all.
Ron & Michelle Eslick