George Justin Nerby passed away on January 19, 2022. He is the beloved son of Ronald T. Nerby and Ione Schultz-Nerby; and brother of Andrew Nerby and Marjorie (Laney) Nerby. George was born February 3, 1989 in Fargo, ND. He was baptized into Christ at Hickson American Lutheran Church, attended Grace Lutheran School, confirmed at Beautiful Savior Lutheran Church and graduated from Fargo South High School. He also attended MSCTC in Moorhead, MN, receiving a scholarship from Bobcat Industries. George showed talent in mechanical and electrical engineering as well as IT systems. George was never happier than when he had grease under his finger nails. He celebrated family and friends with a contagious smile and laughter. He enjoyed the challenge of training and working as Head Referee for area High School Soccer Leagues. George also completed his 3rd Degree Black Belt with pride, he was a student instructor and received awards for competing on regional and national level. During his United States Marine Corp. enlistment, he graduated top of his class at USMC Base Camp LeJeune, North Carolina. Upon returning home and completing his MSCTC degree, George pursued a career in IT management. He completed jobs in business IT support on the international, national, and corporate levels. He was exceedingly proud of the IT team at American Solutions for Business, celebrating their friendship and support. We will continue to love his spirit for life. George is preceded in death by his grandparents, Gilbert and Doris (Windjue) Nerby of Grand Forks, ND. and Herbert and Isabelle (Kuefner) Schultz of Alexandria, MN. Memorials can be forwarded to a nonprofit that George supported, Aussie Rescue of Minnesota, 501(C)(3) nonprofit status; aussierescuemn.org for contact. We thank everyone for the prayers and love our family has received.

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  1. Our love and hugs go out to you on the passing of your son George. Prayers to your entire family on this loss. Sorry we can’t be with you for the funeral, but warm greetings from Florida.

  2. It’s with heart felt sympathy we say we’re so sorry for your loss. Our prayers will be for you and your family at this time of your grieving.

  3. We are so sorry for your loss of your son George. It is the hardest thing to go through. Our hearts and prayers go out to You and your family, In this difficult time..

  4. Dear Nerby Family. I am so saddened by the loss of George. I can’t begin to understand your pain but i wanted you to know my heart and prayers are with you at this terrible time. God Bless

  5. Nerby Family,

    My thoughts and prayers are with you. I had the brief privilege of working beside George at American Solutions for Business. George was always so caring to others and always offered help to me when needed. He will be missed by many!

  6. Ron and Ione
    Thinking of you at this time and keeping you in thoughts and prayer. Sending hugs and hoping memories will keep you strong.

  7. I am so sorry to hear of the passing of George. My heart breaks for you both! My thoughts and prayers go out to you! Hugs and love! Theresa Ebbenga.

  8. Ron, Ione, Andrew, Marjorie and Family,
    My heartfelt sympathy to all of you at this very difficult time. May your memories sustain you through your grief. Sending love, hugs and prayers for all of you.

  9. Ron, Ione and Andrew:

    So sorry for your loss of George. He was a very intelligent guy and had a great sense of humor. We had some good times with you all at Greg’s. Prayers are with you all. Keep in touch!

  10. Ronnie I can’t imagine the depth of your loss.
    Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

    Mike & Nancy Stamness

  11. Ron, Ione, and family- We were so saddened to learn of George’s passing and offer our condolences for your terrible loss. Your family will continue to be in our prayers.

  12. Ione – Ron – Andrew
    I can not to begin to know what you are going through now.
    My heart, love and prayers go out to you and the rest of the family.

  13. Nerby Family,
    George was one of my dearest friends and although life drifted us apart we still remained in touch and the impact he had on my life will never be forgotten.
    You did a great job and raised an incredible man. My thoughts and my prayers are with you all during this time of loss.

  14. Ron, Ione and Andrew, you are in our hearts and prayers. Sometimes words are not enough and this is one of those times. Just know we love you all and are standing beside you in this sorrow. We will miss our handsome, funny nephew! George will be greatly missed, but hold on to the awesome memories. We are here, always!! We love you!
    Barry and Sandy

  15. Ronald, Ione, Andrew and Marjorie, there are no words that can ease your heartbreak, but please know you are in my thoughts and prayers. May you find peace in your memories and the love of your family.

  16. So sorry to receive the news and that I can’t be there with you during this difficult time. Wish I could give you all hugs.

  17. Ronnie and family,

    Please know that our thoughts and prayers are with you at this sad time.
    The loss of a child is heart breaking. May your memories of George bring
    you peace and healing. God Bless

  18. My sympathy is with you at the loss of your son. My prayers are with you for comfort and healing. Janet Kiefer

  19. So sorry to hear of George’s passing. We have fond memories of George and for awhile I thought I had 2 sons. God’s love, peace and blessings to your family. May George be forever in your hearts.

  20. Ron, Ione and Andrew,
    We weep and mourn with you and rejoice in the wonder of his life. The times we did visit him we were immediately happy and thankful for his presence and interest in knowing more about us. It was not about him. That is a wonder and miracle to remember and give thanks that we were blessed with his kindness and knew his light was bright when he shone. God bless his memory and keep you in the light God gave you in him.

  21. Ronald, Ione, Andrew, and Marjorie

    I can’t even begin to express how my heart aches for you. Just know that I am thinking about you and praying for comfort for you and your family.

  22. Rest In Peace in the eternal loving arms of our Lord Jesus. You will be forever missed and forever loved. Sending my deepest sympathy to your family. Ronnie and all the Nerby family are family to us. Sending love to all. Nancy (Stamness) Johnson.

  23. Ron, Ione, Andrew, Marjorie and all of George’s family,
    We send our condolences, with the passing of George. We pray that the wonderful memories will help heal our broken hearts. The one memory we all share together is George’s beautiful smile!
    We are thinking of you and sending our sympathy,
    Love, Char & Mark

  24. My deepest, sincerest, heartfelt condolences to your entire family. I am so sorry for your loss.
    Keeping you in thought and prayer.

    Rhonda Buse

  25. Ron and Ione- We are so saddened at your loss. We so fondly remember our times at Carters with your family. Our hearts and prayers are with you all.
    Love, Mike and Deb Wilson

  26. Ron and Ione, I just heard about George’s passing. I am so incredibly sorry for your loss. I have so many memories of George. My thoughts and prayers are with you.

  27. Ron, Ione, & family… So sorry to hear about your George passing away… Our prayers & thoughts are with you @ this difficult time…. Cousins Bob & Bob Thompson

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