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Walter G. "Mac" McKinley

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Walter G. "Mac" McKinley Obituary
Walter G. "Mac" McKinley

AGE: 94 • Coconut Creek, FL, formerly of Hazlet

Walter G. "Mac" McKinley, 94, recently of Coconut Creek, Florida, formerly of Hazlet, passed away, Saturday, March 25, 2017, at University Hospital Vitas Hospice, Tamarac, Florida.

Walter was predeceased by his loving wife, Doris (Haberstick) McKinley; his parents, Walter and Louisa (Sallander) McKinley, Sr.; and his brother, Robert McKinley.

He is survived by his loving children, Barbara "Boo" M. Hyer and her husband Bill of Coconut Creek, Florida and Karen Serbe and her husband Bob of Hazlet.

Walter also leaves behind cherished grandchildren, Scott W. Hyer; Dawn Gross and Robert Serbe; as well as a nephew, Craig McKinley and his wife Connie.

Walter proudly served his country in the United States Airforce, during World War II.

Walter was a member of St John's United Methodist Church, Hazlet; a member of the Hazlet First Aid and Rescue Squad, where he served for 58 years; a member of the Keyport First Aid and Rescue Squad; past State President and Chaplain of the New Jersey State First Aid; past member of the Monmouth County Council of First Aid; and a member of the 11th District New Jersey State First Aid Council vice-president. All his other accomplishments will be listed on the funeral home website.

Relatives and friends are invited on Thursday, March 30, 2017, from 2-4 & 7-9PM, at Day Funeral Home, 361 Maple Place, Keyport, New Jersey 07735 and Friday, March 31, 2017, 9AM at the funeral Home, with a 10AM service at St John's United Methodist Church, Hazlet. Interment will follow at Atlantic View Cemetery, Manasquan.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to St. John's United Methodist Church, Hazlet; Hazlet First Aid & Rescue Squad and/or Keyport First Aid & Rescue Squad.

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Published in Asbury Park Press on Mar. 29, 2017
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