George Broski

February 22, 1922 - September 5, 2015

02/22/1922 - 09/05/2015

Past Services

Wednesday September 09, 2015
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
Altmeyer Funeral Home - Benwood-McMechen Chapel
214 Marshall Street
McMechen, WV 26040
304-232-1710 | Directions
Thursday September 10, 2015
Parkview Memorial Gardens Cemetery
Wheeling, WV 26003
Thursday September 10, 2015
11:00 am
Altmeyer Funeral Home - Benwood-McMechen Chapel
214 Marshall Street
McMechen, WV 26040
304-232-1710 | Directions

Broski, George, 93 of McMechen, WV, passed away Saturday, September 5, 2015 at home .
He was born February 22, 1922 in Wheeling, WV, a son of the late John and Stella Zelowicz Broski.
He was a retired mechanic from Commercial Lovelace Trucking and Wheeling Spring Co., a member of St. James Catholic Church, and was awarded the Purple Heart while serving in the U.S Army during WWII.
George graduated from Wheeling High School and loved to do wood working, paintings and murals.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife of 65 years, Emma G. Bickerton Broski, one sister, Dorothy Knight, one brother, Melvin Broski. Surviving are his three children, Georgiann (Ang) Polsinelli, Carolyn (Russ) Neff, Paul (Judi) Broski.
He has six grandchildren, Joseph (Chrissy) Polsinelli, Justin Polsinelli, Tony (Jolynn) Neff, Jennifer Neff, Bryan (Susie) Broski, and Paul J. Broski, nine great-grandchildren, Riley and Kenzie Polsinelli, Francesca and Grace Neff, Benjamin Henderson, Gabrielle, Chloe and Blake Broski and Jocelyn Broski, one brother, Norman (Ruth) Broski, several nieces and nephews.
Friends received 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Wednesday at the Altmeyer Funeral Home, 214 Marshall Street, McMechen, where funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, September 10, 2015.
Interment with Military Honors in Park View Memorial Gardens, Wheeling.
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Sylvia McNeil
8 years ago

Georgeann and Family Many thoughts and prayers and concerns are with you and yours. Take care keep the faith and May God bless and comfort you with His Peace and Love. So very sorry for your loss. Sincerely Sylvia McNeil (aka Bilo UHS ’65)

Rosemary Morris
8 years ago

Emma and family so sorry to read of Georges passing.

Debbie leech
8 years ago

Jude and family sorry for your loss. May gods loving arms wrap around your family in this horrible time. My deepest sympathies

Cheryl J Skinner, Patriot Guard
8 years ago

May the love of God surround you and your family during this difficult time

May you come to know that the love of God is with you always,

May your memories of George Broski, give you peace, comfort and strength…

Rest now in the arms of our Lord your work on earth is complete.
I thank you for your service and my Freedom. You will not be forgotten.

My thoughts and prayers are with the family of…..

US Army WW II Veteran, George Broski, “A True American Hero” God Bless†

† Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends. John 15:13 †