Top Banner for George R. Liston Obituary
George R. Liston Obituary

Brought to you by Oak Grove Funeral Home & Cremation Center

George R. Liston

Manistee, Michigan

November 11, 1936 - May 24, 2024

George R. Liston Obituary

George R. Liston, age 87 of Manistee, passed away in the comfort of his home on Friday May 24, 2024.


He was born on November 11, 1936, in St. Clair Shores, Michigan, the son of the late Horace and Wilma (Hornsby) Liston. George graduated from Mesick High School and went on to serve in the Michigan National Guard.


George married Mary Scarbrough on January 21, 1956, in Mesick and they shared 60 years together before Mary’s passing in 2016.


He was a salesman for Eutectic Castolin before retiring in 1992.


George was a member of the Fraternal Order of Eagles #1765 and the Manistee Moose Lodge 1128.

He enjoyed spending his time camping, fishing, and golfing.


George is survived by his son Lance Liston; grandchildren Mason Waligorski, Tanner Liston, Tatum Liston, and Mayan Liston; great-granddaughter Kendal Waligorski; and many other family and friends.


In addition to his parents and his wife, George was preceded in death by his daughter Linda Colosimo and his grandson Garrett Waligorski.


According to his wishes, there will be no services at this time.


Please visit George’s page of memories at www.oakgrovefh.com to share a photo, memory, or condolences. Oak Grove Funeral Home in Manistee is honored to assist the family during this difficult time.


To share a memory or send a condolence gift, please visit the Official Obituary of George R. Liston hosted by Oak Grove Funeral Home & Cremation Center.

George R. Liston, age 87 of Manistee, passed away in the comfort of his home on Friday May 24, 2024.


He was born on November 11, 1936, in St. Clair Shores, Michigan, the son of the late Horace and Wilma (Hornsby) Liston. George graduated from Mesick High School and went on to serve in the Michigan National Guard.


George married Mary Scarbrough on January 21, 1956, in Mesick and they shared 60 years together before Mary’s passing in 2016.


He was a salesman for Eutectic Castolin before retiring in 1992.


George was a member of the Fraternal Order of Eagles #1765 and the Manistee Moose Lodge 1128.

He enjoyed spending his time camping, fishing, and golfing.


George is survived by his son Lance Liston; grandchildren Mason Waligorski, Tanner Liston, Tatum Liston, and Mayan Liston; great-granddaughter Kendal Waligorski; and many other family and friends.


In addition to his parents and his wife, George was preceded in death by his daughter Linda Colosimo and his grandson Garrett Waligorski.


According to his wishes, there will be no services at this time.


Please visit George’s page of memories at www.oakgrovefh.com to share a photo, memory, or condolences. Oak Grove Funeral Home in Manistee is honored to assist the family during this difficult time.


To share a memory or send a condolence gift, please visit the Official Obituary of George R. Liston hosted by Oak Grove Funeral Home & Cremation Center.

Events

Event information can be found on the Official Obituary of George R. Liston.