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George L. Ormond

March 26, 1935 - Unknown

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George L Ormond died on Friday, June 2, 2017 at home in Lauderdale By The Sea, Florida. He was born in Yonkers on March 26, 1935 to the late George A Ormond and Mary Hughes Ormond Staruch. Mr Ormond was a graduate of Charles E Gorton High School where he excelled as an athlete. On February 9, 1957, he married the late Dorothea (Dossie) Rochette who preceded him in death in 2012. George became a Patrolman with the Westchester County Parkway Police on June 20, 1960. He was a decorated Detective and an original member...

George L Ormond died on Friday, June 2, 2017 at home in Lauderdale By The Sea, Florida. He was born in Yonkers on March 26, 1935 to the late George A Ormond and Mary Hughes Ormond Staruch. Mr Ormond was a graduate of Charles E Gorton High School where he excelled as an athlete. On February 9, 1957, he married the late Dorothea (Dossie) Rochette who preceded him in death in 2012. George became a Patrolman with the Westchester County Parkway Police on June 20, 1960. He was a decorated Detective and an original member of the Bomb Squad. During his 32 year career he received numerous awards and citations for outstanding police work. He was very proud to be one of the charter members of The Police Emerald Society of Westchester and looked forward to marching in all of the St Patrick's Day parades. He is survived by his five children; Gayle Modrovsky (Col Robert - USAF Ret), Kevin (Joanna), Timothy - Ret YPD (Jessica), Dennis and Nancy Falcone - Ret YPD (Richard Ret YPD). He is also survived by 12 grandchildren - Amanda, Brandon, Patrick, Nicole, Kathryn, Meghan, Daniel, Richard, Robert, Michael, Ryan and George; and 3 great grandchildren - Sean, CJ and Addison; his sister, Dorothy and brother Peter - YPD Ret (Margaret). George was preceded in death by his brothers Robert (Bobby) and Albert (Buddy). Visiting hours will be at Whalen & Ball Funeral Home on Monday 2-9pm. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in Sacred Heart Church on Tuesday June 20th at 9:30am. Interment will follow at Gate of Heaven Cemetery.
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168 Park Ave.
Yonkers, N.Y. 10703
(914)965-5488
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