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John McCahan

John T. McCahan Sr.

Wednesday, March 29th, 1933 - Sunday, November 17th, 2019
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Obituary

John T. McCahan, Sr., 86, Tipton went to be with his Lord and Savior Sunday morning, November 17, 2019, surrounded by his loving family.
He was born March 29, 1933 in Grazierville, son of the late William R. and Laura (Moon) McCahan. On Sept. 8, 1956, he married Nancy J. Collier at Trinity United Methodist Church, Bellwood.
Surviving are his beloved wife of 63 years; a son, John T., Jr. of Antis Township; two daughters, Joanne G. Latchford of Three Springs and Laurie M. (Michael) Flanagan of Lock Haven; six grandchildren, Mindy, Allison, Kevin, Trevor, Summer and Joshua; eight great-grandchildren,Brayden, Brycen, Trinity, Haleigh, Laken, Nathanael, Theodore and Olivia; and two sisters, Lasca Jackson of Altoona and Ruth Durbin of Tyrone.
He was preceded in death by a son, Chester G.; two infant siblings; two brothers, Grant and William; and two sisters, Genevieve and Gene.
John was a US Army veteran. He retired from Veeder Root, Duncansville after 30 years of service. In 1975, he expanded his love of painting and became a professional artist, sharing his talents with many for the past 44 years. He gave of his time giving art lessons at Northern Blair Senior Center, Tyrone. John was a member of Tipton United Methodist Church for more than 50 years. An avid hunter, he loved the great outdoors and was a member of the NRA. He loved his family and his greatest joy was spending time with them.

Friends will be received from 5 to 8 pm Thursday, Nov. 21, 2019 and 10 to 11 am Friday, Nov. 22, 2019 at Jon C. Russin Funeral Home, Inc. Bellwood. A funeral service will be held at 11am Friday at the funeral home, Pastor Gloria Montgomery officiating. Interment, with military honors, will be at Logan Valley Cemetery, Bellwood.
The family suggests that contributions in John’s memory be made to Tipton United Methodist Church.
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Thursday, November 21st, 2019 | 5:00pm - 8:00pm
    When
    Thursday, November 21st, 2019 5:00pm - 8:00pm
    Location
    Jon C. Russin Funeral Home, Inc.
    Address
    618 Martin Street
    BELLWOOD, PA 16617
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  • Second Visitation

    Friday, November 22nd, 2019 | 10:00am - 11:00am
    When
    Friday, November 22nd, 2019 10:00am - 11:00am
    Location
    Jon C. Russin Funeral Home, Inc.
    Address
    618 Martin Street
    BELLWOOD, PA 16617
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Service

    Friday, November 22nd, 2019 | 11:00am
    When
    Friday, November 22nd, 2019 11:00am
    Location
    Jon C. Russin Funeral Home, Inc.
    Address
    618 Martin Street
    BELLWOOD, PA 16617
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Officiant
    Pastor Gloria Montgomery
  • Interment

    Location
    Logan Valley Cemetery
    Address
    Stadium Drive
    BELLWOOD, PA 16617
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Vickie & John Getz

Posted at 06:44pm
Laurie and family you have my deepest sympathy in the loss of your father,husband and grandfather. You are in my thoughts and prayers.
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