John F. "Jack" McCort (1919 - 2011)

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John F. "Jack" McCort
Mass of Christian Burial, for John F. McCort, 91, were Thursday, Feb. 24, 2011 at 10:30 a.m. at St.Patrick's Church in Omaha. Father James Buckley, Celebrant. Graveside services were Thursday Feb. 24, at 3:30 p.m., in Audubon with Military rites at the gravesite.
Jack was born, June 20,1919 in Audubon, to John and Pearl Stafford McCort and passed away Saturday Feb. 19, 2011.
He was a 1937 graduate of Audubon High School. Jack served his country during World War II in the Army from 1941-1945. After the war, Jack started the Victory Café in Audubon, and later changed the name to the Hamburger Shop. He also worked as a bookkeeper for Ready Mix and Acme Printing in Omaha. A member of St.Patrick's Church, Omaha, Knights of Columbus #652 and the VFW Post 119, and St.Vincent DePaul Society.
Jack was united in marriage to Dolores M. Meiners on April 21, 1979 in Omaha.
Jack is preceded in death by his parents, sister and brother in law, Beatrice Baldwin and Frank.
Survivors include wife Dolores "Dee" of Council Bluffs, son David Beierle and wife Susan of Omaha, daughter, Patricia Swanson and husband Michael of Council Bluffs, grandsons, Jeremy Swanson, Council Bluffs, Daniel Beierle, Omaha, granddaughter, Delaney Beierle, Omaha, nephews, Bob Baldwin and wife Judi, Highland Park, Ill., Jerry Baldwin and wife Jennifer, Camanche, niece, Dee Warson and husband Gary Beckman, Tiffin.
Cutler-O'Neill-Meyer-Woodring Bayliss Park Chapel was in charge of the arrangements. The family will direct memorials.

Cutler-O'Neill-Meyer-Woodring Funeral Home, Council Bluffs, was in charge of the arrangements

Published in AUDUBON COUNTY ADVOCATE JOURNAL from Feb. 28 to Mar. 11, 2011
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