Gordon Raymond McGill Of Beachwood Dies At 77

Courtesy of Legacy.com

Gordon Raymond McGill

AGE: 77 • Beachwood

Gordon Raymond McGill, 77, of Beachwood, passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family on Wednesday, April 2, 2014, at Community Medical Center, Toms River.

Ray, as he was known, was born May 12, 1936 in Jersey City. He graduated from Barringer High School and began working for The First National Bank where he met the woman he would marry. Married 51 years, he always referred to Mary K. as his bride.

Ray was employed at Electronic Measurements until his retirement. He loved the ocean, martinis, filming his family and making his famous soups and spaghetti sauce for his grandchildren.

Ray and Mary K. enjoyed their retirement and traveled extensively. People all over the world were drawn in by his warmth, laughter and signature raspy voice.

He was predeceased by his parents, Gordon and Mary McGill; his in-laws, Charles and Margaret Miller; and his brothers-in-law, James Miller and Leo Cosgrove. Surviving are his beautiful bride, Mary K. McGill; his son, Gordon McGill; daughter, Mary Bethe McGill; and daughter and son-in-law, Maureen and Michael Misetic; his beloved sister and brother-in-law, Patty and James Burnham; his brother-in-law, Charlie Miller and sister-in-law, Peggy Cosgrove; his grandchildren, Scarlet and Gannon Coleman, Kady and Breena McGill and Mathew and Maggie Misetic. He is also survived by many loving relatives and friends and his fat cat Lucky.

Visitation will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. Monday, April 7, 2014 at Anderson and Campbell Funeral Home, 703 Main St., Toms River. A funeral mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Tuesday, April 8 at St. Catharine of Siena Church, 50 E St., Seaside Park. Burial will follow at St. Joseph's Cemetery in Toms River. In lieu of flowers, donations to St. Barnabas Hospice are requested. Condolences may be made by visiting www.andersonandcampbell.com.


More »
Got a question? Something on your mind? Talk to your community, directly.
Note Article
Just a short thought to get the word out quickly about anything in your neighborhood.
Share something with your neighbors.What's on your mind?What's on your mind?Make an announcement, speak your mind, or sell somethingPost something
See more »