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Celebrating the life of
Dr. George L. Negron
Passed away on April 07, 2018
Services under the direction of:
Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors, Hodgson Chapel
912-352-7200
  • Visitation
  • 4-6 pm - Friday, April 13, 2018
  • St. James Catholic Church
  • 8412 Whitfield Ave (Map)
    Savannah, Georgia 31406

  • 912-355-1523
  • Rosary
  • 6:00pm - Friday, April 13, 2018
  • St. James Catholic Church
  • 8412 Whitfield Ave (Map)
    Savannah, Georgia 31406

  • 912-355-1523
  • Mass of Christian Burial
  • 11:00am - Saturday, April 14, 2018
  • St. James Catholic Church
  • 8412 Whitfield Ave (Map)
    Savannah, Georgia 31406

  • 912-355-1523

May you memories of your love one bring you comfort in this season of your life. My Condolences Nicole Black

Nicole Black and family, Savannah, GA

George Negron sempre será lembrado com muito carinho. Durante meses, tornou-se um Pai para mim. Que Deus conforte toda a sua grande família e conceda muita luz em sua nova caminhada.

Andréa Saad Mello e meu marido Edge, São Vicente- SP- Brasil, Brasil

My sincere condolences to the family, sorry for your loss. It is never easy losing a loved one in death, may you find comfort from the scripture at 2 Corinthians 1:3,4 that tells us that our loving heavenly Father will give us the needed comfort to endure trials like losing a loved one in death.

Kayferriscarts17@gmail.com , Savannah , Ga

My two years working for and with Dr. Negron were among the best of my life. It was through him that an article appeared with my name on it, leading me to a long career as a writer. Without that experience, I doubt it would have happened. He showed me the way to success. Thanks, Doc, and best wishes to his family.

Jim Fisher, Seattle, WA

Que Dios los cubra con su Santo Manto y les de paz y los recomforte en este momento de tanto dolor. Jorge ya descansa en paz en los brazos de Nuestro Señor.

Miguez Garaycochea Familiy, Naples, FL, FL

i love you ?? gonna miss going to savannah and the good food ???

shelly stowers , carrollton , ga

To the Negron, Chavez and Verwiel families, What an amazing servant of God you all had to love and care for !!! May God continue to bless you and provide you with His deep peace and love for George will be with the Lord ... where we all are working to be someday. This is not “good-bye, “ but a “See you soon.” Love in Christ,

Kelly Kilpatrick Hunt, Savannah, Ga

To the family.may God sustain you at this time of such great loss.(2cor1:3 )

Dorothy ., Dacula ., Ga.,

Please accept my condolences over the loss of Dr. Negron. He was a very kind gentleman and will be missed by many.

Brenda DeLotell, Savannah, GA

My condolences to the family. May you find comfort in the scripture at Revelation 21:4 and the website jw. org.

Niecy, Savannah, GA

Yolanda we stand with you in pride for a life well- lived; filled with charity, service and kindness of your beloved husband George. Our hearts are sad for the loss to your entire family of the Spirit-filled man we all knew and loved.

Ed and Kathy Pellicano, Savannah, GA

Dr. George L. Negron, 81, entered eternal rest on Saturday, April 7,

2018, at Hospice Savannah. He was born on December 4, 1936 in New York City to Mr. Antonio and Mrs. Carmen Negron. He was a graduate of Xavier High School and completed his undergraduate studies at Saint Peter’s College, both in New Jersey. He continued his medical coursework and residency in Psychiatry at the University of Puerto Rico in 1962. Upon his graduation, he entered into the United States Navy serving as the Chief Medical Officer for various nuclear submarines. With distinguished service, he retired with the rank of Captain in 1985. In 1981, he married Yolanda Negron to which their covenant of love remained strong for 37 years. To this union, God richly blessed them with a blended family of eight children. Their family moved to Savannah in 1985 and became residents of the Landings community, upon his becoming the Medical Director of Charter Broad Oaks Hospital.

Embracing his strong spiritual upbringing, Dr. Negron joined the fellowship of the St. James Catholic Church, where he and his wife became founders of their non- profit The Martin de Porres Society of Savannah. Their dedication and love in serving disadvantaged families and youth in our community has left a lasting legacy.

He was predeceased by his parents: Santurino and Carmen Negron; Brother: Joseph Negron; Children: Michael Negron and Lisa Negron.

He leaves cherished and lasting memories to his wife, Yolanda Negron and their children: Mark Negron of Boston, Mass., Beth Negron of Fairfield, Conn., Maria Gabriela Chavez – Verwiel of Savannah, Patricia Negron of Boston, Mass., Victor Alfredo Chavez of Tennessee, and Anna Paula Chavez of Atlanta, Ga., 14 Grandchildren, 1Great Grandchild, a host of nieces, nephews and other family members and friends.

Visitation will be held from 4:00 P. M. until 6:00 P. M. on Friday, April 13, 2018 at St. James Catholic Church.   Mass Of Christian Burial will be held on Saturday, April 14, 2018, 11: 00 A. M., at Saint James Catholic Church with Father Mark Ross, Celebrant.

His final resting place will be held at The Arlington National   Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, please make donations to The Martin de Porres

Society of Savannah, 459 Mall Blvd. Unit # 90, Savannah, Ga. 31406

 

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May you memories of your love one bring you comfort in this season of your life. My Condolences Nicole Black

Nicole Black and family, Savannah, GA

George Negron sempre será lembrado com muito carinho. Durante meses, tornou-se um Pai para mim. Que Deus conforte toda a sua grande família e conceda muita luz em sua nova caminhada.

Andréa Saad Mello e meu marido Edge, São Vicente- SP- Brasil, Brasil

My sincere condolences to the family, sorry for your loss. It is never easy losing a loved one in death, may you find comfort from the scripture at 2 Corinthians 1:3,4 that tells us that our loving heavenly Father will give us the needed comfort to endure trials like losing a loved one in death.

Kayferriscarts17@gmail.com , Savannah , Ga

My two years working for and with Dr. Negron were among the best of my life. It was through him that an article appeared with my name on it, leading me to a long career as a writer. Without that experience, I doubt it would have happened. He showed me the way to success. Thanks, Doc, and best wishes to his family.

Jim Fisher, Seattle, WA

Que Dios los cubra con su Santo Manto y les de paz y los recomforte en este momento de tanto dolor. Jorge ya descansa en paz en los brazos de Nuestro Señor.

Miguez Garaycochea Familiy, Naples, FL, FL

i love you ?? gonna miss going to savannah and the good food ???

shelly stowers , carrollton , ga

To the Negron, Chavez and Verwiel families, What an amazing servant of God you all had to love and care for !!! May God continue to bless you and provide you with His deep peace and love for George will be with the Lord ... where we all are working to be someday. This is not “good-bye, “ but a “See you soon.” Love in Christ,

Kelly Kilpatrick Hunt, Savannah, Ga

Candle tribute lit by Kelly, Alex, Matthew & Andrew Hunt — Georgia

To the family.may God sustain you at this time of such great loss.(2cor1:3 )

Dorothy ., Dacula ., Ga.,

Please accept my condolences over the loss of Dr. Negron. He was a very kind gentleman and will be missed by many.

Brenda DeLotell, Savannah, GA

Candle tribute lit by Lisa Luckett — Georgia

My condolences to the family. May you find comfort in the scripture at Revelation 21:4 and the website jw. org.

Niecy, Savannah, GA

Candle tribute lit by Ed and Kathy Pellicano — Georgia

Yolanda we stand with you in pride for a life well- lived; filled with charity, service and kindness of your beloved husband George. Our hearts are sad for the loss to your entire family of the Spirit-filled man we all knew and loved.

Ed and Kathy Pellicano, Savannah, GA


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