George Skutch, 89, Portage, passed away Friday at Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center, Johnstown. He was born in Patton, son of Stanley and Rose (Kuzin) Gegetski-Skutch. Surviving are a son, Ronald; a daughter, Emily “Lee Ann” Enedy; four grandchildren; and two sisters: Agnes Ronyecs and Sally Cohen. He was preceded in death by his wife, Mary A. (Nigborowicz) Skutch; three brothers; and a sister. He was a U.S. Army Veteran of WW II. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. today at Serenko-Claar Funeral Home PC, Portage. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Monday, March 10, 2014, at St. Joseph Church.