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George Christian Jepsen, of Sunset Beach and formerly of Tingley Lane, Edison, New Jersey, died Monday, Aug. 31, 2015, at the age of 84.

Born in South Plainfield, New Jersey on Feb. 10, 1931, he was the son of the late Chris and Marie Christiansen Jepsen.

He retired as owner and operator of Jepsen Plumbing and Heating and was a U.S. Army veteran having served in the Korean War.

Surviving are his loving wife of 56 years, Joan Buchan Jepsen; son, George Jepsen Jr. and wife Jackie, of Neptune, New Jersey; daughters, Dawn Fallon and husband Michael, of Sunset Beach and Tammy Carmello and husband Brian, of Middletown, New Jersey; sister, Caroline Frankewich, of Florida; nine grandchildren; and a special canine companion, Clancy.

A Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 3, 2015, at St. Brendan the Navigator Roman Catholic Church.

In lieu of flowers memorials, may be made in his name to Amedisys Hospice, 1729 Southport-Supply Road, Bolivia, NC 28422.

Please leave online condolences for the family at Brunswick Funeral Service.

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