Mangan, John M.
John M. Mangan, 89 of Endicott, went to be with the Lord, Monday, February 18, 2013 at Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital. He was predeceased by the mother of his children, Shirley Brooks; his granddaughter, Andree' (Harmalik) Coracy; two brothers, Will (Alice) Mangan, Henry (Virginia) Mangan; his sister, Mary (Joe) Donahue. He is survived by six children, Kathie (Tom) Harmalik, Teri VanDriesen, Joe (Pat) Mangan, Rhonda Benjamin, Nancy (Kocik) Mangan, Rita (Don) Braman; seventeen grandchildren, Scott Coracy, Nicole (Steve) Berzins, Patrick Harmalik and fiance, Mallory, Tammy (Adams) Wilson, Penny Adams, Lenny (Patty) Adams, Brian Adams, Carolyn ( Paul) Dudek, Michael (Priscilla) Mangan, David (Ellen) Benjamin, Traci (Alan) Brown, Amy (Brendan) Sheahan, Ed Benjamin, Annie Miller, Matthew Morreale and Casey, Nick Kocik, John Kocik, Danielle (Pim) Smit; his canine buddy, "Owen"; numerous great-grandchildren, several great-great-grandchildren and many special nieces, nephews and cousins. He was a member of St. Ambrose Church, Endicott, a veteran of the US Marine Corp
. serving during WW II, a member of the NYS Guard, a retired employee of New York State and the owner of Chromart Photo Service in Endwell for many years. Due to his sense of humor and gentle spirit, he touched many lives and will be dearly missed. May God hold him in the palm of his hand until we meet again. Special thanks to the wonderful caring staff of Lourdes Hospital 3 Ross, they are truly exceptional. A Funeral Mass will be held Saturday, 10:00 a.m. at St. Ambrose Church 203 Washington Ave. Endicott, NY. Burial will follow in Calvary Cemetery, Johnson City, NY. The family will receive friends at the Leon Pucedo Funeral Home, Inc. 1905 Watson Blvd. Endicott, NY on Friday from 5 to 7 p.m. In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy in his memory may be made to St. Ambrose Church 203 Washington Ave. Endicott, NY 13760.