George Coulson

George Coulson

Saturday, October 23rd, 1926 - Sunday, August 4th, 2019
Recommend this to your friends.
Share via:

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To share your memory on the wall of George Coulson, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook


Or sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been posted successfully

Provide comfort for the family by sending flowers or planting a tree in memory of George Coulson

No Thanks

Contact Funeral Home

Please enter your question / comment below:

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.



“Avid Stamp Collector”

GUILFORD – George Coulson, age 92 of Solstice Senior Living in Guilford, formerly of Waterbury, passed away peacefully on Sunday, August 4, 2019 surrounded by the love and comfort of his family after an extended illness. He was the widower of Martha (Morris) Coulson.

George was born October 23rd 1926 in Mahonoy City, PA, the son of the late Joseph and Cora (Pennypacker) Coulson. He was raised and educated in PA and proudly served his country with U.S. Navy, during World War II and spent many years as a carpenter and locksmith for Eyelet Specialty of Waterbury, before his retirement. George was an avid stamp collector and served as secretary for the Waterbury Stamp Club and was a proud member of the American Philatelic Society. He was also an active volunteer at the West Haven VA Hospital, where he served as a member of the Institutional Review Board.

Left to remember, cherish and honor George’s love and memory is his daughter, Cora Coulson-Metcalf and her husband, John Metcalf of Guilford, his grandchildren; Christopher Piedescalzo and his wife, Jennifer, and Amber Bialczak and her husband, Bobby as well as his three great grandchildren Grant, Gavin, and Tegan Bialczak. He was predeceased by his brother and nephew, Joseph and Joey Coulson.

The Coulson family would like to thank and acknowledge the staff and care takers at Branford Hospice for the wonderful, loving care and support they provided to George and his family during his illness.
Funeral services for Mr. Coulson will be held on Monday, August 12, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. at Saint John’s Episcopal Church 16 Church St Waterbury. Those planning to attend are kindly asked to go directly to the church. Casey’s Eastside Memorial has been honored to assist the family with their arrangements. To honor George’s memory, donations to the Multiple Sclerosis Foundation at would be greatly appreciated. For further information or to leave an on-line message of comfort, please visit the funeral home website at
Read Less

To plant a memorial tree in honor of George Coulson, please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.

Service Details

  • Service

    Monday, August 12th, 2019 | 11:00am
    Monday, August 12th, 2019 11:00am
    Saint John's Episcopal Church
    16 Church St.
    WATERBURY, CT 06710
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Rev. Michael Carroll
  • Interment

    Saint John's Episcopal Church Memorial Garden
    16 Church ST
    WATERBURY, CT 06710
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email


We encourage you to share your most beloved memories of George here, so that the family and other loved ones can always see it. You can upload cherished photographs, or share your favorite stories, and can even comment on those shared by others.

No video recorded.

Private Condolence
Plant a Tree in Memory of George

Photos & Videos

Photo Album

Upload up to 10 images at a time, max 8MB each
Share by: