J. George Asfalg, 89, passed on to Heaven on December 26, 2020. He was born in Hartford, CT on December 3, 1931. He graduated from The Watkinson School in Hartford and from the University of Connecticut. He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War Conflict. He retired from Pratt & Whitney Aircraft as a senior design engineer, in which he was granted several patents for his inventions. George loved boating, fishing, and trips to Newport, RI and Cape Cod, and was an avid fan of UCONN Huskies Basketball.
George is survived by his best friend of 66 years, his wife Rochelle (Rubinow) and his children Gregory Asfalg of Cromwell, Karen Garofalo of Columbia, Douglas Asfalg of Enfield, Gary Asfalg of Rocky Hill, and Cynthia Parenteau of East Hampton, as well as several grandchildren and great-grandchildren. We will look for you, Dad, in the stars in the sky, where you will shine down on us to let us know you are at peace.
To honor his wishes, services will be private. In lieu of flowers, donations in George’s memory may be made to the charity of the donor’s choice. Cromwell Funeral Home is handling the arrangements. To share memories or send condolences to the family, please visit www.doolittlefuneralservice.com.
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