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George N. Dovolos

July 2, 1947 — October 15, 2019

George N. Dovolos

George N. Dovolos, age 72, of Perry, NY passed away on Tuesday, October 15, 2019 at Suzanne’s Comfort Care Home in Perry.
He was born in Warsaw, NY on July 2, 1947 a son to the late Nicholas G. and Georgia (Strate) Dovolos.
George was a 1966 graduate of Perry Central School.
He served with the US Army during the Vietnam War.
George was the former owner/operator of the Hole in the Wall Restaurant in Perry, after selling the business George started back to work for Letchworth State Park working in the interpretative department where he started the first free family fishing day which is held every Memorial Day weekend and was also the fire safety officer at the park.
George is a member of the Perry Church of Christ in Perry. To many George was known as the “Mayor of Silver Lake”. He enjoyed playing his base guitar, he was a silver smith and stone cutter who made jewelry, he was an avid fisherman who also made lures and fishing rods and was a diehard Buffalo Bill’s fan.
He is survived by his wife: Cheryl (Hull) Dovolos whom he married on March 5, 1986, 3 sons: Nicholas (Courtney) Dovolos, Samuel (Jessica Knapp) Dovolos and Joshua (Marissa) Dovolos all of Perry, a brother: Thomas Dovolos of Schenectady, mother-in-law: Loretta Clark of Wyoming, 4 granddaughters: Abigail, Lydia, Elaina and Georgia Marie who will be born in Feb. of 2020, along with many nieces, nephews and friends.
Family and friends may call from 3-7pmn on Friday October 18th at the Eaton-Watson Funeral Home, LLC. 98 North Main St. in Perry where services will follow at 7pm.
He will be laid to rest in Glenwood Cemetery in Perry, New York.
Memorial contributions can be made to Suzanne’s Comfort Care Home 167 N. Main St. Perry, NY 14530

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Visitation

Friday, October 18, 2019

3:00 - 7:00 pm (Eastern time)

Eaton-Watson Funeral Home, LLC.

98 North Main Street, Perry, NY 14530

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Friday, October 18, 2019

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Eaton-Watson Funeral Home, LLC.

98 North Main Street, Perry, NY 14530

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