Capt. George N. Stelle

  • Born: June 26, 1922
  • Died: October 21, 2018
  • Location: San Antonio, Texas

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San Antonio, TX 78212

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Captain George Nelson Stelle was born on June 26, 1922 in Summitville, Indiana to Rev. John and Bertha Stelle. George attended Butler College until he was drafted into the Air Force service in Adjutant General's Corps in England. He also has served as a secret courier out of the White House. Briefly a civilian, he reenlisted in the Army stationed in Turkey and Vietnam. He married his beloved Becky in 1977 and they moved to Sierra Vista, Arizona where he was a real estate broker. His proudest achievement was establishing and building a chapter of Mensa, who named a Scholarship in his honor. In 1994 they moved to the Towers on Park Lane in San Antonio and started traveling by ship, air and auto. George was a fervent Republican and Patriot. He is predeceased by his parents and his brother Jack. He leaves his wife Eleanor Beckman, stepson David Parker and his sons Chris and Ben, stepdaughter, Dr. Susan Parker, a step-great-grandson and his cousin Wesley Pence and wife Diane.