George W. Schuster, Jr., 57, of Galveston, passed away Sunday, August 11, 2013, at UTMB Hospital. He was born September 12, 1955, a BOI, to Betty and George Schuster, Sr. George graduated from Ball High School with the Class of 1973 and began his career as a longshoreman with ILA Local #20. He was later self-employed. George coached Little League Baseball for many years and loved surfing, fishing, shrimping, and riding his bike on the beach. He was an active member of First Lutheran Church.
George was preceded in death by his parents. He is survived by his son, William Edward Schuster; cousin, Sandra Janik and husband, Augie; and best friend and loyal canine companion, Buddy.
George’s family will receive visitors beginning at 5:00 pm, Thursday, August 15th, at Malloy & Son Funeral Home. A funeral service will begin at 6:00 pm, led by Rev. Doug Guthier.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to First Lutheran Church, 2415 Winnie, Galveston, TX 77550, or to the American Diabetes Association, 2400 Augusta Drive, Suite 175, Houston, TX 77057-4989.