George Meylor, 87, passed away peacefully on December 10, 2012. George was born in Marcus, Iowa, on September 2, 1925. His family owned one of the largest farms in northwest Iowa. In 1944 he joined the navy where he was stationed on the U.S.S. Chemung during World War II. He moved to Long Beach in 1948 where he married Virginia Saner in 1953 at St. Anthony's Church. They were active members of Our Lady of Refuge Church for many years and raised five children. George was a successful and well respected insurance agent in Long Beach, operating Meylor Insurance for 42 years. After Virginia's death in 1993, George moved to Leisure World in Seal Beach where he met, and eventually married, Sunny Schulein in 1995. George is survived by Sunny; his children, Joe Meylor (Angela), Jan Szabatura (Steve), Judy Scully (Steve), Tom Meylor, Mary Martinez (Tom); and 8 wonderful grandchildren who love their "Bapa" dearly. Mass will be held Friday, December 14, at 6:00 p.m. at St. Cornelius Church in Long Beach. Family graveside service will be Saturday morning at All Souls Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family encourages a donation to Meals On Wheels.
Luyben Family Dilday-Mottell Mortuary (562) 425-6401