George Michael Harlan, 85, of
He was born in Baltimore on June 5, 1935, the son of Paul and Katharine Baxter Harlan. He grew up in
Upon graduating from the
Upon retirement from Union Carbide, George embarked on his second career. He was a volunteer Medicare counselor at the Somerset County Office on Aging for 23 years, the last 20 as coordinator for the State Health Insurance Assistance Program (S.H.I.P.). He was recognized twice by the Freeholders for volunteer service to
George was also a member of the Advisory Council for the Somerset County Office on Aging. He served 30 years as a member of the Zoning Boards of Adjustment in
George was pre-deceased by his parents, Paul and Katharine Harlan, his brother Paul Jr., his sister Oleita Genshaw, and his daughter-in-law Sharon DeStasio Harlan. He is survived by his loving wife, Marsha Soriano Harlan, his son Michael Harlan, and his grandchildren Victoria and Jack, whom he adored. He is also survived by his brother Henry Harlan and his sister Louise Umbarger.
A Celebration of his Life will be on Sunday, October 18, 2020 from 3:00-5:00 P.M at the Bongiovi Funeral Home 416 Bell Ave. Raritan, NJ (908) 725-1887. In lieu of flowers, the family request contributions to St Jude Children's
"FOREVER IN OUR HEARTS"