George A. LaRue, Sr.

George A. LaRue, Sr., 62, passed away on Saturday, August 28, 2021. He was born in Rhinebeck, NY on January 13, 1959 to George and Nancy LaRue.

George was a bus driver for Galway Schools for over twenty years, retiring in 2018. He was a member of the Rock City Falls Volunteer Fire Department and the Providence Volunteer Fire Department where he served as Captain of the Fire Police. George enjoyed hunting and going to the local car and truck shows.
His greatest joy was the time he spent with his family especially his beloved granddaughter Cassidy.

He was predeceased by his parents George and Nancy. George is survived by his wife Paula and their sons George LaRue, Jr and Russell LaRue; granddaughter Cassidy; sisters Debra Meyer (Edmond) and Christine LaRue; brother Smith LaRue (Jodie); and several nieces and nephews.

Relatives and friends are invited to calling hours on Thursday, September 2 from 1pm to 3pm at Armer Funeral Home, Inc., 39 East High Street, Ballston Spa. Memorial contributions in memory of George may be made to the Providence Volunteer Fire Department.

Guest Book

Mrs. Palsgraf

Paula, George, and Russell,
I am so sorry for your loss. May his memory be a blessing. He will be missed by many at Galway Central School.

James F McClure Jr.

George Jr., my deepest condolences to you and your family. Judging by you and the kind of man you are, your dad must have been exceptional. You honor him and he honors you. May he rest now in the arms of God and our Lord Jesus.

Travis Legnante

R.I.P. George you were a great man...will miss hanging out and drinking cold beers with you....

George LaRue Jr and Cassidy LaRue

Tomorrow will be the toughest day I say goodbye to my best friend my dad I love you until we meet again I'll take care of everything for you and I'll watch over Mom

Doug and Kathy Lake

Paula, condolences to all of you. So sad to hear of Georges passing.

Beth Brewster

I am so sorry for the loss of your husband Paula and the loss of your dad, George and Russell. I remember all of you from Galway Central School fondly.

Richard Fallis

So sorry to read about George's passing. I always enjoyed talking with him when I was on bus duty. He was a lot of fun and cared about his passengers. My condolences to the family I know heaven gained an Angel.
Pat Fallis

Barbara Kelly

My deepest sympathy to Paula, George Jr and Russell. George had a heart of gold and would give the shirt off his back to anyone in need. He was loved and will be missed dearly by many. RIP George

Bill and Megan

Dear Paula, George, and Russell,
We are so sorry for the loss of George.

May the Lord bless you and keep you.
May the Lord make his face to shine upon you,
and be gracious to you.
May the Lord lift up his countenance upon you,
and give you peace.
Num 6:26

Martine Kasser-Westervelt

I grew up with George.. so sorry to hear of his passing and for his family’s loss.

Arlene Wachunas

I am so sorry Paula, George Jr., Russell, Debbie, Chrissy and Smith for your loss. George was a great cousin and when younger we had a lot of fun at your parents home. He was always there to help someone in need and loved to talk on the phone to my mom and me. I hope he didn't suffer
God bless you all.

Wendy Urban

George was always a good friend to me. He will be missed. Hugs to Paula and the boys.


I’m gonna miss him tons may he Rest In Peace love you guys

Diane F. Tetlak

So very sorry for your loss. I enjoyed working with George as a fellow bus driver at Galway.
He will be missed.

Kimberly LaRue

I am sorry for your loss. My grandparents were Ivan and Violet LaRue. I am Joe and Diane LaRue's daughter. I was 11 years old I believe last time I saw George and Paula. George Jr was just born. May God be with family especially Paula.

Sharon Petruzzelli

Peace and comfort to all

Mike Eldred

So sorry for your loss George was a great guy always making people laugh. He will be missed by many people! Thoughts and prayers to the family and friends!

Jeff Kelly

Great friend would do anything to help a neighbor will be missed loved by all