George E. Urick, 67, of Decatur, passed away at his residence on Thursday, December 27, 2018. He was born on June 24, 1951, in Decatur, IN, the son of the late Robert and Ethel (Tumbleson) Urick.
He worked as an Ag Mechanic for Dierkes Implements in Decatur for 32 years and also was the co-owner of Dierkes Equipment for 5 years. He then retired from Harvest Land Co-op in 2013.
George was a member of the Loyal Order of Moose Lodge 1311 and the Fraternal Order of Eagles 2653. He also enjoyed spending time at Vinnie’s Bar in downtown Decatur.
He is survived by his son, Chad (Kelly Green) Urick; 2 daughters, Kristy (Eric Fleek) Urick and Carrie (Trent Coil) Urick; girlfriend, Angel Hullinger all of Decatur; 3 granddaughters, Emma Fleek, Olivia Fleek, and Kensley Urick.
George was preceded in death by 3 brothers, Larry Urick, Palmer Urick, and James Urick.
The family will host a Celebration of George’s Life on Saturday, January 5, 2019 from 3:00 – 6:00 p.m. at Vinnie’s Bar. Please stop and in and share a memory and a toast.
Arrangements are being handled by Haggard-Sefton-Hirschy & Zelt Funeral Home.