Gary E. McMahon

ESCANABA — Gary E. McMahon, 78, of Escanaba, passed away on Wednesday, Feb. 7, 2018, at the UP Health System in Marquette.

Gary was born Nov. 8, 1939, in Rockford, Ill., the son of Martin and Virginia (Fielder) McMahon. He was raised in Rockford and graduated from St. Joseph High School. He also attended and graduated from Rockford College Business School and Bay de Noc Community College. He spent his career working as an office manager and accountant. Gary was a member of St. Anne Catholic Church, Bayshore Kiwanis and the Youth Assistance Program.

Gary is survived by his children, Susan (Thomas) Timler of Escanaba, Kevin (Veronica) McMahon of Stevensville, Mich., and Brian (Joann) McMahon of St. Joseph, Mich.; grandchildren, Joshua McMahon, Rob Gibson, Megan (McMahon) Boddy and Ryan, Shannon and Erin Timler; great-granddaughter, Laila King; mother of his children, Donna (O’Connor) McMahon of Escanaba and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers, Martin and Clyde McMahon.

The family will receive friends on Saturday, Feb. 24, from 10 to 11 a.m. at St. Anne Catholic Church in Escanaba. Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11 a.m. with Fr. Fran DeGroot officiating.

The McMahon family is being assisted by the Skradski Family Funeral Home in Escanaba.

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