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John H. McGaulley, Jr.
December 27, 1928 - November 26, 2017
John is survived by his wife of 65 years, Nancy Horton McGaulley, his children: Marilyn and David Lampell, Poughkeepsie, N.Y.; Susan McGaulley, Raymond, Maine; and Kathleen O'Connor, Clifton Park, N.Y., grandchildren: Erin and her husband Evan, Scott, Jillian, Elizabeth, Henry, Ann, Brendan, and Patrick; great-grandchildren: Derek and Finn, his ward, Emmett Gleason and many nieces and nephews. He is predeceased by his daughter, Julie Ann McGaulley, and his sister, Margaret (Peggy) Chaskey. John will be remembered for his humor, wit and joke-telling. He enjoyed walking in Cliff Haven and visiting the Cliff Dwellers, snowshoeing, cross country skiing and especially, golf.
Special thanks to all of his caregivers, the staff at CVPH, the Chaskey family and neighbors who have been especially supportive during this difficult time.
Calling hours will be from 4 to 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017, at Heald Funeral Home, 48 Court Street, Plattsburgh. A Mass of Christian burial will be 11 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 30, 2017, at St. John's Church in Plattsburgh. Burial will be private and at the convenience of the family.
In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to the Interfaith Food Shelf, 127 Beekman St., Plattsburgh, NY 12901.
To light a memorial candle or leave an online condolence please visit www.healdfuneralhomeinc.com
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