HAMILTON - Francis E. "Magee" Myernick, 81, of Hamilton, passed away Wednesday, November 27, 2013, at home.
Born in Dunmore, Pa., Mr. Myernick had been a Hamilton area resident for more than 75 years. He was a U.S. Army
veteran, serving during the Korean War
. He retired after 44 years as General Foreman with C.V. Hill Co., Trenton. Frank was a "Jack of all trades" and was involved for many years with the construction of the stage sets for many Broadway plays in New York City. He was an avid golfer and loved to play tennis and walk.
Son of the late Joseph and Anne Skibber Myernick, he is survived by his wife of 60 years, Ann E. Wood Myernick, his daughters and sons-in-law, JoAnn and Craig Marinkos of Roebling, Cathleen Myernick and Harry Milonas of Hamilton and Patricia and David Cruser of Hightstown, his son, Francis Jr. and Barbara Glackin of Burlington Township, his sister, Barbara Benson of Hamilton, nine grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday, December 3, at Kingston & Kemp Funeral Home, 260 White Horse Ave., Hamilton (www.KingstonandKemp.com
). Entombment will follow at St. Mary's Cemetery, 1200 Cedar Lane, Hamilton. Relatives and friends may call on Monday from 6 to 9 p.m. and Tuesday from 10 to 11 a.m. at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made in Frank's memory to the Wounded Warrior Project, 370 7th Ave., Suite 1802, New York, NY 10001 or, online, at www.woundedwarriorproject.org.