George Wayne Ganas was born on May 6, 1940 and passed on peacefully September 19, 2017.
After graduation from Lompoc High, he served in the US Army from 1961 to 1964.
George worked at Vandenburg Air Force Base before going to work at Santa Barbara Research Center and Raytheon where he retired in 2004.
While at SBRC he met his love, Kathy and they were married in 1983.
Heartfelt thanks to his caregiver, Liz Jones and to Dignity Health Hospice for all their help.
George is survived by his wife, Kathy, step-son, James Dempsey of Texas, cousins and other family members in California, Indiana and Denmark.
A memorial service will be held at 10:30 AM on October 21, 2017 at Trinity Church of the Nazarene, 500 North Ave, Lompoc, CA.