John T. McGurl of Belmont died Thursday, Nov. 15, 2012. Beloved husband of 60 years to Barbara A. (Doyle) McGurl, he was the devoted father of Mary M. Humphrey and her husband, Steve, of Arlington and Barbara Ann McGurl of Belmont; brother of Francis McGurl of West Roxbury and the late Mary Barry, Eugene, Thomas, James, Joseph and Donald McGurl; brother-in-law of Maureen McGurl of Woburn. He is also survived by many loving nieces and nephews and friends. A retired master plumber for the town of Arlington, he was a member of Local 12 Plumbing Union for more than 60 years. He was a proud Korea War veteran. The funeral was at the DeVito-O'Donnell Funeral Home, 1145 Mass. Ave., Arlington. A funeral Mass was held at St. Eulalia Church, Winchester. Interment was in Highland Cemetery, Belmont. Donations maybe made in Johns memeory to: Compassionate Care Hospice, 800 West Cumming Park, Suite 3400, Woburn, MA 01801 or Pulmonary Hypertension Association, 801 Roeder Road, Suite 1000, Silver Springs, MD 20910.
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Published in The Arlington Advocate from Nov. 23 to Nov. 30, 2012