Greggory McGee

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Greggory Edward McGee, age 46 passed away April 8, 2014 in a tragic plane crash near Bethel, Alaska which is approximately 425 miles west of Anchorage doing what he loved-flying.

Services will be held 1 p.m. Wednesday, April 16th at St Mary's Episcopal Church, 2222 E Tudor Rd, Anchorage. Clergy representing St. Mary's Episcopal and First Covenant Church will officiate. Additional services will be held at the Episcopal Church of the Resurrection in Oklahoma City, OK. Honorary Pallbearers will be James Fitterling and Steven Lewis.

Greggory Edward McGee was born in Enid, Oklahoma on October 3rd, 1967. He graduated from Grapevine High School in 1985. He honorably served in the U.S. Navy from 1989 to 1992. Greggory married Jocelyn Shealy on December 23, 1989 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. He continued his education earning his AA degree in Criminal Justice from McLennan Community College in Waco, TX on May 19, 1994 and his BA degree in Criminal Justice from the University of Central Oklahoma on May 10, 1996. Mr. McGee moved to Alaska in July, 2013 and was employed with Aero Air from 2013-2014 before he became employed with ERA Alaska in 2014.

He was a member of the Palmer Episcopal Church in Houston, Texas. He was a pilot, a commissioned Lay Chaplain for the Episcopal Church. He received a certificate of achievement from the USA FAA and Certificate of Service from the US District Court. He enjoyed running, being involved with the Civil Air Patrol, Prison Ministry and Homeless Ministry. Greggory was most notably the kindest most loving soul you could meet, a true friend to all. He was well-loved for his gentle spirit, kind heart, and devotion to God and his family

He is survived by his wife, Dr. Jocelyn Shealy McGee, Anchorage; his mother, Bebe Dotter, Oklahoma City; his father, Glen McGee, Ruidoso, New Mexico; his father and mother in law, Dr. Floyd and Joyce Shealy, Oklahoma City; his brother-in-law, Rick Younger, his sister-in-law, Vanessa Shealy Younger; and nephew/God-son Rory Younger, New York, New York; as well as extended family.

A memorial fund is being set up through the College of Arts and Sciences at the University of Alaska Anchorage by Ms. Lisa Cook ([email protected])

Arrangements by Cremation Society of Alaska



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Published in Anchorage Daily News from Apr. 15 to Apr. 16, 2014
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