Joseph James McGurk
Pearl River, NY – Joseph James McGurk, a long time resident of Pearl River. was called by God, peacefully while at home on May 4, 2018.
Joseph was born in Jackson Heights, Queens to the late Joseph and Bridget (Smith) McGurk. He was a graduate of Manhattan College and New York University where he earned a BBA and MBA respectively.
He proudly served his country as a member of the United States Army from 1951-1953. He was a certified public accountant who worked at Haskins & Sells, Ethyl Corporation and ITT Corporation.
Joseph was a loyal, faithful and caring man who devoted his life to his family. He was a wonderful husband to Catherine (Dugan) McGurk for 59 years; the adored father of Mary-Elizabeth McGurk, Jean McGurk, John McGurk and Barbara (McGurk) Silverman and her husband Steven; and the proud Granddaddy of Carolyn, Danielle and Austin Silverman. He was the dear brother of the late Sister Mary Theresa McGurk of the Sisters of St. Dominic of Blauvelt.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Wednesday, May 9th, 10am at St. Aedan’s R.C. Church in Pearl River. Family will receive relatives and friends on Tuesday, May 8th, 4-8pm at the Moritz Funeral Home in Tappan.
Moritz Funeral Home 98 Route 303, Tappan, NY 10983 (845) 359-0890 www.moritzfh.com
Published in the The Journal News on May 6, 2018
McGurk, Joseph James [MC???? RIP]
Guestbook: Same link
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I believe that Joseph is a member of the Class of 1951.
May He Rest In Peace.
McEneney, Mike (MC1953)
[JR: Thanks, Mike. Much appreciated.]
McGurk, Joseph James [MC1951 RIP]
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Colon, Philip J. (MC1962) added this request to his prayer circle.
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