Merced Sun Star, Merced, CA., Wed Dec 11, 1974, page 10.


George Ewing

Services will be held Saturday at 11 a.m. in the Central Presbyterian Church for George E. Ewing, 96, a 51-year resident of the Merced community who died Tuesday in a Merced hospital. Entombment will be in the Evergreen Mausoleum.

A native of Hayesville, Ohio, Mr. Ewing was an agricultural contractor, with operations in leveling, discing and hay baling.

Mr. Ewing was an Elder in the Central Presbyterian Church and a Past Chancellor of Yosemite Lodge N. 30, Knights of Pythias. He lived at 1101 E. 21st St.

He is survived by three sons, Earl R. Ewing, Santa Maria, and Dwight S. and Ralph Ewing, both of Merced; a sister, Mrs. Mabel Larson, Minneapolis, Minn.; six grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.

Arrangements are under the direction of Stratford Evans Merced Funeral Chapel.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Central Presbyterian Church Memorial Fund or the charity of the donor's choice.