George Whitmarsh Page of Guilford and Edgartown, died peacefully on June 5 at his home. He was 84.

He was born Jan. 7, 1930, son of the late Harry L. Page and Lavinia H. Page, and was a lifelong resident of Guilford. George was president and owner of Page Insurance LTD, until his retirement in 2008.

He was survived by his wife of 60 years, Maryellyn Welch Page; his daughters Stephanie Page Bardwell and her husband A. Clifford of New Bern, N.C., Charlotte Page Johnston and her husband Frank of Fairfield, Connie Page Miller of Washington, D.C., Jennifer Clark Page of Guilford, Sarah Page Kyrcz and her husband Robert of Madison, and Martha Page and her husband Frederic Boursier of Warren, Me.; sons George W. Page Jr. and his wife Astrid of Guilford, and Geoffrey Alexander and his wife Natalie of Shoreview, Minn. In addition, he was survived by his grandchildren Vincent III and Nicholas Gianfredi; Bradley, Bryan and Kelsey Johnston; Lindsay Miller Pryor, Matthew and Alanna Miller; Rachel and Shannon Page; Ana and Sophia Kyrcz; Amos, Zoe, Marieke and Rowan Page, and Kylie, Mackenna and Nora Page, and great-grandchildren Carina Gianfredi, Vincent Gianfredi, Gemma Johnston, Luella Johnston and Dylan Pryor, and many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his brother Harry L. Page Jr., and sisters, Anna Katherine Page, Mildred Coe and Martha Bombaci.

The family would like to express their gratitude to Connecticut Hospice for their comfort and support.

Funeral services were held in the North Guilford Congregational Church. Interment followed in North Guilford Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Martha’s Vineyard Shellfish Group, P.O. Box 1552, Oak Bluffs, MA 02557 or Connecticut Hospice, 110 Double Beach Road, Branford, CT 06405.

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