Brose, George passed away peacefully on June 28, 2022, at the age of 98 at the Silver Bay Veterans Home. George was born in Chaska, Minnesota to Helen Obey and Anton Brose. He lived at and attended school at the Minnesota State School for Dependent and Neglected Children in Owatonna. Later he lived on a farm and attended high school in Cleveland, Minnesota. At the age of 19, in 1943 George enlisted in the Army and served as a combat medic in Algeria, Italy and on troop hospital ships. While on leave in New York in 1945 he met and married the love of his life, Helen Dolcemaschio. They were married for 63 years before she passed away in 2007. After the war, he studied to become a dental technician. He excelled at it as his lifelong profession. George was respected by many dentists for the quality of his work. George also served as a training sergeant at March Air Force Base in Riverside, California during the Korean War. George loved hunting and fishing, was an expert card and cribbage player, competitive trap shooter and a longtime member of the Park and Metro Gun Clubs. George and Helen were longtime residents of Brooklyn Park and worshiped at St. Alphonsus Catholic Church in Brooklyn Center. George is survived by his daughters: Eileen Lee (Dan), Josette Brose-Eichar (Dave) and Maria Scheidegger (Jim) and his grandchildren: Andrew Lee, Kerrin Reisner and Katie Metcalf and many nieces and nephews. George was preceded in death by his sisters and brothers: Nicholas "Nick", Rosella "Rose", Julius "Bud", Annice "Ann/ Hilda", Arthur "Art", and Burtrum "Richard". Visitation at 10:00 AM, Mass at 11:00 AM, followed by luncheon, to be held at St. Alphonsus Catholic Church, 7025 Halifax Avenue North, Brooklyn Center, on August 16. The following day George will be laid to rest with full military honors, at a small ceremony for family at Fort Snelling National Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Minnesota Veterans Home Silver Bay. "In Memorial to George Brose"
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