Published in The Frederick News-Post Dec. 8, 2020.
George Charles Comert, 90
George Charles Comer of Ijamsville, Maryland, passed
from this life on Saturday, December 5, 2020 at his home
in Ijamsville, MD.
Born on November 19, 1930, in Washington, DC, he
was the son of Charles George and Katherine (Manolas)
George graduated from Coolidge High School (1948),
proudly served in the Navy from January 1951 - January 1955 during the Korean war.
He was known as a dedicated hard worker in the many restaurants he managed in his
career such St. Regis, Marty Laffal's Sidewalk Cafe, The Brown Derby/Sports Nut
Lounge, and The Lunch Box in Washington DC, Bassetts in Poolesville, MD and the
Airways Inn, Frederick, MD. He loved baseball and was an avid Washington Nationals
fan, he enjoyed entertaining family and friends most of all.
He is survived by four daughters Katherine Comert, Vivian Marie Hunsley her husband
Raymond, Sophia Estelle Comert, Lynn Michelle Besch and her husband Ted, sister
Sophie Comert,of Boca Raton Florida, nine grandchildren Nick Cheri, George Cheri
and wife Kendall, Amanda McDonald and husband Jamar, Kenneth Hunsley, Brittney
Allen, Joseph Beach, Daniel Hunsley, Steven Allen and Charlee Beach, bonus
grandchildren Tiffany, Teddy, and Alex Besch, six great grandchildren Jordan, Jaydan,
Ava, Nevaeh, Delilah, and Nova , bonus great grandchildren, Michael, Mathew,
Gabriella, Ted, Lexi and numerous loving cousins, nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents Charles George Comert, Katherine Comert,
and his three sisters Toula Frangoulis, Mary Calomiris, and Helen Liapis.
The family will receive friends from 2-4PM and 6-8PM on Thursday, December 10,
2020 at Stauffer Funeral Homes, P.A. (Fred), 1621 Opossumtown Pike in Frederick,
MD.. Due to COVID 19 protocols, masks and social distancing are required per state
A celebration of George's life journey will take place at 10:30 am on Friday,
December 11, 2020, at St. Sophia Greek Orthodox Cathedral, 2815 36th Street, NW
in Washington, DC. The Reverend Steven P. Zorzos will be the celebrant. Due to
COVID-19, in-person attendance is limited and the service will be streamed live for
those wishing to attend remotely.
Interment will be at Glenwood Cemetery in Washington, DC.
In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to Hospice of Frederick Co., P.O.
Box 1799, Frederick, MD 21702.
Expressions of sympathy may be offered to the family at StaufferFuneralHome.com.