Dr. George A. Nohaile

June 26, 1933 - Aug. 6, 2018


Dr. George A. Nohaile, 85, a resident of the Presby­terian Village at Hollidays­burg, formerly of Altoona, passed away Monday at UPMC Altoona.

He was born in Altoona, son of the late Nagib A. “Jim” and Mary E. (Haddad) Nohaile.

Surviving are a son, Dr. Michael Nohaile (Dr. Kristin Yarema) of Pacific Palisades, Calif.; a sister, Geebie Nohaile (James B.) Miller of Springettsbury; two grandchildren: Maeve and Nieve Nohaile; a dear friend, Carol Makdad of Altoona; several nieces and nephews; and Janet Soyster Wilt of Vero Beach, Fla.

He was preceded in death by a sister, Helen Nohaile.

George attended Franklin & Marshal College, and he was a graduate of the Uni­ver­sity of Pittsburgh School of Dentistry and the Univer­sity of Pennsylvania School of Medicine. He did his intern­ship at Metropolitan Hospital of New York City and completed his residency at the University of Texas. He retired as a self-employed oral surgeon for Nohaile Oral Surgery Clinic after 50 years of service.

He was a faithful member of St. George Orthodox Church, Altoona. He was also a member of the Ameri­can Dental Association.

George enjoyed trap and skeet shooting, fishing and gardening.

May he rest in peace and light; memory eternal.

Friends will be received from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018, at The Stevens Mortuary Inc., 1421 Eighth Ave., Altoona, where a Trisagion service will be held. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Aug. 10, 2018, at St. George Orthodox Church, Altoona, Father Isaac Danevicius officiating. Interment will be at Alto-Reste Cemetery.

The family requests that memorial contributions in George’s memory be made to St. George Orthodox Church, 519 58th St., Altoona, PA 16602.