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George A. Auker, 62, of Richfield, entered into rest on Thursday, June 8, 2017, at his home.
He was born at home in Richfield, a son of the late Paul K. and Mary E. (Fisher) Auker. He was married to the former Cindy S. Fultz who survives. The couple were married for 12 years.

George was a graduate of East Juniata High School.
He was currently a supervisor for Monroe Township and owned and operated CS Auker Excavating Company. He also worked for several construction companies, including Dave Gutelius, Pennsy Supply, and Leon Wintermyer. George also worked for Maple Lawn Associates delivering eggs.

George enjoyed woodworking, working in general, story telling which brought a smile to everyone, and spending time with his grandsons and family.

In addition to his wife, Cindy, he is survived by his two children, Ginger Rowe, wife of Dave, of Selinsgrove and Joe Auker, husband of Leah, of Oriental; three grandsons, Carter and Parker Rowe and Mitch Auker; his adopted family, Scott Ehrisman and family, and Shad Ehrisman and family; one sister, Luella Knouse, of Richfield; a nephew, Ryan Shirk; mother-in-law, Bonnie Fultz and her companion Tommy Spriggle, of Linglestown; and his beloved dog, "Chubnub."
George was preceded in death by one sister, Helen Auker; and one brother, Richard Auker.

Friends and family are invited to the viewing from 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday and from 10 to 11 a.m. Monday, followed by the funeral at 11, at Turkey Valley United Methodist Church, 13606 Route 235, Millerstown, with the Rev. Nicolas Smith officiating, and assisted by Pastor Brittin F. Stimeling and Pastor George Sheaffer.
Burial will be in Neimond's Cemetery, Richfield.

Memorial gifts may be made in loving memory of George to the Richfield Fire Company, P.O. Box 236, Richfield, PA 17086, or the American Cancer Society, 112 Sipe Ave., Hummelstown, PA 17036, or to SUN Home Hospice, 61 N. Duke St., Northumberland, PA 17857.

The George P. Garman Funeral Homes Inc., 9366 Route 35, Mount Pleasant Mills have been entrusted with the arrangements.
Published on  June 8, 2017
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