George McCauley Jr.

George McCauley Jr., 75, of Ladoga passed away Monday, Aug. 27, 2018. 

He was born Aug. 22, 1943, at Terre Haute, to the late George and Alice McCauley. George married Gloria Bracken, and became an instant father to her eight children. He was employed as a safety inspector for Altec Industries for more than 20 years, retiring in 2005.

George is survived by his wife, Gloria McCauley; daughters, Debbie (Todd) Young, Donna (Tom) Browning, Diana Christian, Denise (Ron) Moses, Deidre Finchum, Deanna (Michael) Barnhart and Danyelle (Steve) Burkholder; sons, Jon Bracken and James Bracken (Carole); 25 grandchildren; 33 great-grandchildren; and six great-great-grandchildren.

There will be a celebration of life for George from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 30 at Ladoga Christian Church. Afterwards there will be a private gathering for the family. Final care and arrangements are entrusted to Shirley Brothers Fishers-Castleton Chapel.

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