Mr. George Albert Mazur Jr., 79, of Statesville, N.C., passed away on Friday, December 27, 2019, at Lake Norman Regional Medical Center in Mooresville.

Mr. Mazur was born May 3, 1940, in Wilmerding, PAa., and was the son of the late George Albert Mazur Sr. and Margaret Nesta Mazur. He was a graduate of Westinghouse Memorial High School and Slippery Rock University. George was a Chemistry/ Biology teacher and men’s varsity basketball coach for 35 years at Baldwin High School in Pittsburgh.

He is survived by his beloved Susan; adoring children, Melinda of Pittsburgh, Michael (Lisa McKinney) of Lansdale, Pa., Matthew of Lafayette, Ind.; and George (Lisa) of Pittsburgh, along with five grandchildren and three great grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, December 30, 2019, at Troutman Funeral Home. The family will speak with friends following the service.

The family would like to give a special thanks to all friends who loved, supported and helped George over the last couple of years.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Back Pack Ministries, c/o South Iredell High School, 299 Old Mountain Road, Statesville, NC 28677 and online condolences may be made to the family at

Troutman Funeral Home is serving the family of Mr. George Albert Mazur Jr.