George Thomas Stott

George Thomas Stott, 50, Sandy Ridge, died Tuesday at the Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center.

He was born in Philipsburg, son of the late George I. and Dolores J. (Reese) Stott. He married Christine Petriskie on April 29, 1996, in Winchester, Va.

Surviving are his wife; a son, Thomas Ira of Sandy Ridge; a brother, Kerry L. of Tyrone; three sisters: Jane A. Hamp and Amber D. Root, both of Lebanon, and Gina L. Shawley of Tyrone; as well as several nieces and nephews.

George was a longtime truck driver for Davidson Bros. Trucking of Wingate. He always enjoyed hunting, fishing and Penn State games.

At the request of the deceased, there will be no viewing. Friends will be received from 10 until the 11 a.m. memorial service Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014, at Derman Funeral Home Inc., Tyrone.