July 2, 1935 - March 13, 2012
Chapter Member 2004 through 2012
Age 75, died March 13, 2012, born July 2, 1936 to Joseph and Grace (Mondello) Sangiorgi. Alfred was a Mechanical Engineer specializing in the Aerospace and Automotive Industries and had many patents in jet engine and automotive design. He was an avid aviator and active in the EAA's Young Eagles. He was also both an EAA Technical Counselor and EAA Flight Advisor with Chapter 55.
Alfred mentored hundreds of men and women throughout his lifetime, many who are now professional pilots. He was also an FAA Certified Flight Instructor. As a side business he was a Landscape Architect who beautified many homes in the area and around the country. Additionally, he was a regular speaker at Toastmaster International. Alfred was a Veteran having served in the United States Army.
He was preceded in death by his brother Salvatore. Alfred is survived by his wife of 48 years, Lena; daughter Gina (Andrew Sokol) St. George, three sons David St. George, Gregory (Tiffany) St. George, Paul St. George, three grandchildren Zachary, Madison, Noah, two brothers Tom Sangiorgi, Frank St. George and many nieces and nephews.
Funeral services were held on Saturday, March 17, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. at the Journey Life Church, 2289 Cedar Street, Holt, Michigan with the Rev. Brian Henley officiating with military honors. The family will received friends on Friday from 2:00 to 4:00 and 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the Gorsline Runciman Funeral Home, 621 S. Jefferson Street, Mason, MI and 1 hour prior to the service at the Church.
Contributions in Alfred's memory can be made to the
A. St. George Scholarship Fund
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