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John McCann

AGE: 89 • Toms River

John McCann, 89, of Toms River, NJ (formerly of Dumont) passed away peacefully on July 20, 2017.

Predeceased by his beloved wife of 62 years, Margaret "Peggie" in 2016. Devoted father to his children, Maureen McCann of Pearl River, NY, Cathleen (Phil) McCartin of Pearl River, NY, Michael (Sharon) McCann of Chester Township, NJ and Patricia (Joseph) Mayer of Haworth, NJ. Dearest brother of Daniel of Drogheda, Ireland and Noreen Weber of Carmichael, California. A great joy in John's life were his cherished grandchildren, Philip (Amy) McCartin, Colleen (Justin) Casenta and Kevin McCartin, William and Matthew Mayer, MaryKathryn and Ryan McCann and his great granddaughter, Hildie Grace McCartin.

John was born in Swinford, County Mayo, Ireland and emigrated in 1947. He worked for 38 years at the New York Telephone Company. John was an avid golfer and softball player and a devoted parishioner of St. Maximilian Kolbe R.C. Church in Toms River, NJ.

Visitation on Monday from 4-8 PM at the Frech-McKnight Funeral Home, 161 Washington Ave., Dumont, NJ 07628. His funeral mass will be offered at 10:30 AM on Tuesday at Sacred Heart R.C. Church, 102 Park Street, Haworth, NJ 07641. Burial will be private at Beverly National Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Center for Food Action, 192 West Demarest Ave., Englewood, NJ 07631.
Published in Asbury Park Press on July 23, 2017
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