George E. Pitts Sr.
April 22, 1944 - November 20, 2022
Obituary For George E. Pitts Sr.
George E. Pitts, Sr. of Cambridge passed away on November 20, 2022, at the age of 78. George was predeceased by his loving wife Theresa M. (Sandagato) to whom he had been married for 46 years. He was the devoted father of George E. Pitts, Jr of Clifton Park, NY and Jennifer M. Pitts of Cambridge, MA. George was a beloved “Papa” to his grandchildren George E. Pitts, III, Adrianna Pitts and a cherished “Buddy” to his grandson A.J. Largaespada. George was also the brother of Ann (Pitts) Burgess of Plympton, the late Helen Crane, Barbara Mercurio, Agnes Hrabchak, and Joseph L. Pitts, Jr.
George was born, raised, and educated in Brighton. He attended Brighton High School and furthered his education at Northeastern University and Wentworth Institute of Technology. He retired after a long and dedicated career with the MBTA, where he served as a senior construction inspector. He also supplemented his career with the MBTA by working occasional side jobs as a master plumber.
George had a passion for many things, such as: coaching and playing softball, spending time in New Hampshire at his second home, karaoke, “dancing with the ladies”, playing horseshoes, and socializing with his many friends.
Friends and family are invited to join in the celebration of George’s life on Tuesday, November 29, 2022, at DeVito Funeral Home, 761 Mt. Auburn St., Watertown from 9 am to Noon with his funeral services to follow at Noon at the DeVito Funeral Home. Burial to follow in Cambridge Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations can be sent to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society at 70 Walnut St. Wellesley, MA 02481.
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