George Samuel Bound Jr.
December 19, 2016
George Samuel Bound Jr., 79, of Taylor, died Monday morning at Riverside Rehabilitation & Nursing Center, Taylor, after an illness. He is survived by his beloved wife, Anna Kaufmann Bound. The couple celebrated their 55th wedding anniversary Aug. 12.
Born Dec. 11, 1937, son of the late George Samuel Sr. and Helen Nidak Bound, he worked as a computer programmer and eventually as a programming manager for AT&T before retiring from UNUM (previously Commercial Life). Raised within a proud family of veterans, he honorably served as a member of the Marine Corps Reserve, receiving an honorable discharge in 1956. He was also honorably discharged from the Army in 1962.
George enjoyed playing tennis and computer games, and his favorite hobby was collecting WWII model airplanes. A loving husband, father, grandfather and brother, he will be forever missed by his family and friends.
He is also survived by two sons, Craig Bound and wife, Michele, of Old Forge; and Rex Bound and wife, Wendy, of Weston, W.Va.; four grandchildren, Ashley, Kathryn, Ezekiel and Taylor Bound; two brothers, James and Ronald Bound; nieces and nephews.
His family would like to thank the entire staff of Riverside Rehabilitation and Nursing Center and Dr. Guy Fasciana for the amazing care given to George throughout his illness.
Private arrangements are under the care of the Thomas P. Kearney Funeral Home Inc., 517 N. Main St., Old Forge.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the donor’s favorite charity. Visit the funeral home website to leave an online condolence.