By : Alexzandria Gipson
My great grandpa was a funny man. He always made me laugh and gave the best hugs. His name was George Heitfeld.The reason I chose my great grandpa is because when I think of him I always smile and remember how happy he made me.
Great Grandpa was born on June 24, 1930 in Hamilton, Ohio. He lived in Hamilton his whole life. He married my Great Grandma Carla in 1953; they had seven children, 16 grandchildren, 24 great grandchildren and one great great grandchild. They were married for 60 years.
Great Grandpa loved gardening, he always had a garden full of fresh fruits and vegetables. He also liked bowling; he was on a league when he was younger. He worked hard as a carpenter to support his family.
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