George James Denio, 70, of Port Haywood, Virginia, departed this life to be with his Lord on Thursday, July 28, 2022.
He was a member of Francis de Sales Catholic Church; also a member of the Knights of Columbus. He retired from the United States Army after 20 years of service. He loved to drive tractor-trailers and loved junk of any kind. He will always be known as the junk man.
George was preceded in death by his beloved wife, Cynthia Jean (Strand) Denio; his parents, James and Josephine Denio; his older sister, Tiana, and other family.
Left to cherish his memory are his three sons, James (Bucky), Christopher, and Danny (wife Brandi); grandkids, Ashton, Matthew (wife Mazzy), Jonathan, Nicholas, Ashley, and Zackary; great-grandson, Zaydin; sisters, Alice (Larry) Manlick, Carol Winkelman, and many nieces and nephews.
The family will receive family and friends on Sept. 10, 2022 at 11 a.m. at Francis de Sales Catholic Church in Mathews. A memorial service will be held at a later date in Little Falls, Minn.
Andrews Funeral Home & Crematory, Gloucester, is in charge of arrangements.