George C. Hoerner

Tawas City, Michigan
October 9, 1929 - July 5, 2020


Private family services will be held at a later date.

Obituary Notice

George C. Hoerner died after a short illness in Tawas City, Michigan on July 5, 2020 at the age of 90.

George was born in Saginaw, Michigan on October 9, 1929 to George and Marguerite (Schnell) Hoerner. He graduated from Arthur Hill High School and was a Ferris State University graduate.

George is survived by his wife wife of 68 years Peg, his children Robert (Renea), Peggy (Richard) and William (Rebecca). And three grandchildren, Bailey, Jonathon and Margaret. He is preceded in death by his parents, sister Jean and a son George William.

After graduating from college George served in the Korean War. He was employed with Yale Rubber Company for the majority of his career. The family lived in Saginaw for forty years before George and Peg retired to Tawas City on Lake Huron in 1991. He was devoted to his family and dedicated to the communities he lived in. Throughout his life he actively served on numerous civic, religious and non-profit boards.

A private service is planned in compliance with COVID-19 protocol. In lieu of flowers the family suggests gifts in his memory be made to Tawas United Methodist Church, Trout Unlimited or a charity of choice. Condolences may be shared at


Tawas United Methodist Church
20 M 55
Tawas City, MI 48763

Trout Unlimited
or a charity of choice.


I’m so sorry for your loss. I have very fond memories of the Hoerner family

Prayers to you all
— Ann Klink(Capitan)
Dear Peg and family, so very sorry for your loss. George was such a very special person
With prayers and sympathy, Jane Burgess
— Jane Burgess
My thoughts and prayers are with the Hoerner family. The wonderful memories of George will live on.
— Jackie Yondo
Peggy and family,

So sorry to read of your father's passing. May special memories provide some comfort to you at this time. My prayers and thoughts are with you. Deborah Sanchez
— Deborah Sanchez
Dear Peg and Missy, My deepest sympathy to you on George's passing. I have many fond memories of the times we spent together in Tawas and Saginaw.
— Leo Nauer Jr.
Dear Peg and family, what an honor it is to have known this great man! Memories really do light the corners of our minds; glad you had so many wonderful years together to create them :) George will be greatly missed, but his smiling face and warm greetings will live on in my mind and cherished forever.
— Konnie spenceley
I have such fond memories of Mr. Hoerner! We were neighbors on Somerset Rd. Mr. Hoerner was always so warm and friendly.
Sarah Mikesell
— Sarah Mikesell

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