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1950 George 2021

George Reuthinger III

August 22, 1950 — November 26, 2021

Mr. George Ernest Reuthinger III went to be with Jesus in the early morning of November 26, 2021 in San Antonio, Texas.  George was a 1970 Nixon High School graduate who took pride in playing trumpet for the Mighty Mustang Band.  His band director joyfully remembered him as a “character.” George spent many years helping his father and grandfather at the family cattle ranch here in Laredo.

In 2002, he moved to San Antonio, Texas where he lived until his death.  George often spoke of missing his parents and wishing to be with them again. This Christmas, he will be joining them in heaven.

George was preceded in death by his parents, George E. Reuthinger and Edie McGill Reuthinger, aunts and uncles:  Hortence “Horty” (Max) Offerle, Virginia “Vigie” Wynn, and Bette (Pat) Patterson; he is preceded in death also by maternal aunts: Carolyn (Joe) Johnson, Mary Agnes “Lallie” (Ernest) Keuster, and maternal uncle Bill (Hazel) McGill.

George is survived by:  His younger brother, David L. (GeorgeAnne) Reuthinger, and by his nephew, David L. (Anita) Reuthinger Esq., his grandniece, Alexandria “Allie” Reuthinger, and his grandnephew, David E. Reuthinger. He is also survived by his San Antonio uncle and cousins: Uncle Jimmy Wynn, MD, and cousins: Mike (Karin) Wynn, MD, Robert (Kim) Wynn, and David (Shelly) Wynn. He is survived by cousins who live in California:  Sandra Salway, Geoffery Patterson, and Lou Patterson. Maternal cousins who live in Yoakum and San Antonio, Texas also survive him.  He will be missed by family and friends who knew him.

The family will be having a private service at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, the family kindly requests that you consider making a donation to: First United Methodist Church 1220 Mc Clelland Ave, Laredo, TX 78040 and Bethany House of Laredo, 817 Hidalgo St, Laredo, TX 78040.

You may express your condolences, share your favorite memories, and sign the guestbook online at:

Arrangements have been entrusted to the care and direction of the funeral service professionals at Joe Jackson North Funeral Chapels & Cremation Services, 1410 Jacaman Rd., Laredo, Texas 78041; (956)722-8850.

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