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1937 - 2017 Obituary Condolences
GEORGE DECOU George F. DeCou passed away May 8, 2017. He was born Oct. 27, 1937, in Oshkosh, Neb. George was preceded in death by his parents, Lu and Carrie DeCou; brother, John DeCou; sisters, Alvira Vance, Doris, Dorthy and Mary; and his niece, Pat Bell. He had 10 stepnieces; two stepnephews; and many great-nieces, great-nephews and cousins. He is survived by his stepnieces, Jeri Lee Inman and Bev Gibbonn. He is also survived by his two stepsons, Verlon and Jake Book; seven stepgrandchildren, Tara Duff, Jonathan Phipps, Elijah Bougher, Justin Book, Clinton Howe, Logan Book and Travis Book; and six stepgreat-grandchildren. George moved to Las Vegas in 1963 and worked at the Westward Ho from 1964 until it closed in 2005. He loved to fish, read and travel. Visitation will be noon-2 p.m. Monday, May 15, with funeral service following, both at Palm Mortuary, 7600 S. Eastern Ave. Graveside service following at Palm Valley View Memorial Park.
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