George E. Dupre 93 of Central Square passed away Thursday August 9, 2012 at Loretto after a brief illness. He was born in West Monroe on Oct 18, 1918 a son of Ernest & Hazel DeGarmo Dupre and was a graduate of Central Square High School and C.C.B.I.. George was a life resident of the West Monroe – Central Square area. On Sept 12, 1941 he married the former Delores Perfield, then served with the U.S. Army during WWII. He retired as General Maintenance Foreman for the NYSDOT in 1976 after 30 years of service and was a self employed electrician for over 40 years. George was a life member and former secretary of the Central Square Vol. Fire Dept., was active with Boy Scouts of America and had served as treasurer and past chairman of the Oswego Co., Florida Picnic Assoc, Zephyrhills, FL. George enjoyed hunting, fishing and traveling.
He is survived by his wife Delores, three sons, James & Denise Dupre, Palm Beach Gardens, FL, Richard & Jeanne Dupre, Constantia, and Robert & Lorna Dupre, Baldwinsville, 8 grandchildren, 12 great grandchildren. He was predeceased by an infant sister and a brother, Jay.
Funeral services will be held 10:00am Monday from the Watson Funeral Home, Central Square, NY. Interment Coit Cemetery. Calling hours will be held Sunday from 2-5 pm at the funeral home, 631 S. Main St., Memorial contributions may be made to S.O.V.A.C. or Central Square Vol. Fire Dept.,