JOHNSONBURG - Edward A. "Chub" McAlee, 88, of 627 First Ave., Johnsonburg, died Thursday (Jan. 14, 2016) afternoon at St. Mary's Home of Erie-East, Erie, where he had been a resident for the past 6 months, following a brief illness.
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Born on Sept. 29, 1927, in Mount Vernon, N.Y., he was the son of Edward J. and Mary Papa McAlee. On Jan. 29, 1949, in St. Leo Magnus Church, Ridgway, he married Doris J. Kane. They celebrated 65 years of marriage before her death in August of 2014.
Survived by children Bronwyn Hawkins of Erie, Kathleen (Gary) Messina of Erie, Rachel (Craig) Fitch of Johnsonburg, Edward (Linda) McAlee of Lakeland, Fla., Rebecca (Daniel) Bloam of Johnsonburg, David (partner Kelly Launer) McAlee of Johnsonburg and Joseph McAlee of Johnsonburg; grandchildren: Toby (Terri) Messina, Erica (Dodgie) Natividad, Jason (Felicia) Messina, Amy (Shane) Smith, Mary Grace (Jim) Light, Aaron (Tina) Fitch, Adam (Beth) Fitch, Emily (Nick) Goosen, Dan (Jamie) Bloam, Molly (Stewart) Corl, Alex (Jessica) Bloam, Travis (Katelyn) McAlee, Calvin and Karley McAlee, Shane Bickford, Steve (Amber) Biondi, and Jacob McAlee; 18 great-grandchildren; sister Patricia (Robert) Murphy of Johnsonburg; and brother John "Corky" (Fran) McAlee in Florida.
Friends and family are invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Holy Rosary Church, Johnsonburg, with the Rev.David J. Wilson, pastor, as celebrant. Burial will be in St. Leo's Cemetery, Ridgway.
Arrangements are under direction of the Anthony F. Ferragine Funeral Home, 401 Chestnut St., Johnsonburg.
If desired, memorial contributions should be made to St. Mary's Home of Erie, East, 607 East 26th Street, Erie, PA 16504 or to the Johnsonburg Public Library, 520 Market Street, Johnsonburg, PA 15845
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Published in The Bradford Era from Jan. 16 to Jan. 23, 2016