George Michael Ennis

George Michael Ennis, 49, a resident of Button Falls Road, passed away on Monday, April 18, 2022, at Albany Medical Center.

George was born in Bennington, Vermont, on June 8, 1972, the son of Anthony and Linda (Grover) Ennis. He attended Sunderland schools, graduating from Burr & Burton Seminary.

George worked as an auto mechanic for many years, owning and operating G.E. Auto Repair.

George was a devoted husband and father and was involved in any way with his daughter’s sports participation. George enjoyed hunting, fishing, bonfires and spending time with his family and friends. He enjoyed coaching softball and basketball, was an Atlanta Braves baseball fan and an avid NASCAR fan, especially following Jimmie Johnson throughout the years.

George is survived by his wife Shannon (Ahern) Ennis of West Pawlet, Vermont; his daughter Courtney Ennis of West Pawlet; his father Tony Ennis of Sunderland, Vermont; brother Tony Ennis Jr. of Arlington, Vermont; and many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.

He was preceded in death by his mother Linda Ennis, who passed away April 27, 2015.

Funeral services for George will be held Tuesday, April 26, at 11 a.m. at Hanson-Walbridge & Shea Funeral Home, Arlington Chapel, on Historic Route 7A in Arlington. Interment will follow in Ira Allen Cemetery in Sunderland.

Visiting hours at the funeral home will be held Monday, April 25, from 4 to 7 p.m. when the family will be in attendance. If friends desire, memorial gifts in George’s memory may be made to the Granville Rescue Squad, c/o Hanson-Walbridge & Shea Funeral Home, Arlington Chapel, PO Box 525, Arlington, VT 05250.

The family has entrusted arrangements to the care of Hanson-Walbridge & Shea Funeral Home, Historic Route 7A, Arlington, Vermont.

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