Vernon George Waltz
(Vernon) George Waltz, age 69, of Brookfield, CT passed away peacefully Wednesday, March 31, 2021 at his home.
George was born in New Milford, CT, August 29, 1951, son of the late Vernon N. and Marjorie (Frizzell) Waltz. George graduated from Henry Abbott Technical High School in 1970 with a certificate in automotive technology. He was also predeceased by his grandparents, George and Florence Waltz; Joseph and Dorothy (Dora) Frizzell.
George was a skilled mason and also owned and operated his own excavation company, V.G. Waltz Excavation for many years. His work can be seen all over Fairfield and Litchfield Counties. George enjoyed tinkering in his shop and working with heavy equipment. He also loved spending time and sharing his stories with family, his close circle of friends, and his golden retriever. In his spare time, he volunteered his skills for local organizations, including the annual Bridgewater County Fair.
George will be lovingly remembered by his wife of 41 years, Wendy A. (Ballard) Waltz. In addition to his wife, he is survived by his loving daughters, Stephanie Waltz of New Milford, CT; Jennifer Waltz of Brookfield, CT; beloved granddaughter, Samantha Waltz of Brookfield, CT; sister, Sherri J. Freitas of New Fairfield, CT; and brother Walter E. Olson of Thomaston, CT.
A celebration of life will be held at the Bridgewater Pavilion, 2 Sarah Sanford Road East, on Sunday April 11, 2021 from 1:00 to 5:00 PM. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The American Diabetes Association in George’s memory.
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