With deep sadness the family of George Lacko, announce his passing in Sudbury, Ontario; on October 17th, 2016 at the age of 72. George is survived by his wife Helen of 49 years; daughter Lisa (Farron Wallace); son George Jr. (Shelley) and grandchildren Brady, Gracen and Jacob. Also survived by brother Rudy (Kris); sisters Jackie (Bill Exell) and Doreen Macko. He was predeceased by parents Jacob and Johanna, brother Frank and sister Laura Booth. George's career as a teacher took him from Red Rock; St. Catherines; Burlington and to Sudbury where they made their home. He was an avid golfer and tennis player; and loved his Boston Red Socks. George was a wonderful and loving husband; father; grandfather and brother and will be truly missed. Funeral services will be held in Sudbury, Ontario.