George Svirha

George Svirha, 95, of Brookville died on Friday, December 2, 2022, at his residence.

George was born in Cleveland, Ohio, on November 25, 1927, to Steven and Helen Biro Svirha. After high school, he graduated from Ohio State University. George served his country in the U.S Army. George married Jon Becker on June 6, 1959 in Butler, Kentucky, and they enjoyed over sixty-one years together before she died on May 18, 2022. George was a Postal Auditor with the U. S, Postal Service working in Washington D. C., Cleveland, Cincinnati and other locations.

George is survived by a son: John Svirha of Brookville; a daughter: Lori Racer of California; and three grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife, and a sister, Delores Conteen.

Cremation was chosen and there will be no public services. Cook Rosenberger Funeral Home assisted the family with the arrangements. To send condolences or sign the online guest book go to, The Staff of Cook Rosenberger Funeral Home is honored to serve George’s Family.