George R. Lapsley, a long time resident of Raleigh NC, died Monday May 4, 2015 after a brief illness.
He leaves his loving wife of 52 years, Doris Lapsley; son, Samuel Lapsley; daughter, Joanne Franchi and her husband James Franchi. His beloved grandchildren; Samantha, Allison, James and Carlie. His much loved Nieces, Nephews and their children.
Born and raised in NYC and a long time resident of Dix Hills NY, Raleigh and Vass (Woodlake CC) NC, he recently had moved to Juno Beach FL. He was preceded in death by his father and mother, Samuel and Anne Lapsley (NYC/Ireland). His sister Marjorie Dunn (NYC) and Thomas Lapsley (NYC).
George attended Forest Hills HS, Queens NY, along with his future bride Doris. He served as a police officer for 22 years with the NYPD, following in his father's foot steps.
A celebration of his life will be held on May 16th at Our Saviour Lutheran Church, Southern Pines NC at 10am.