October 27, 1936 to February 12, 2014
CASTORLAND – Gerald F. McVoy, 77, of Main Street, Castorland, died early Wednesday morning, February 12, 2014 at Lewis County General Hospital, under the care of the hospital staff and Lewis County Hospice.
A funeral service will be held on Monday, February 17, 2014 at 7:00 p.m. at Iseneker Funeral Home, Inc., Lowville with Rev. Mr. Ronald Pominville, officiating. Spring burial with Military Honors will be in Lowville Rural Cemetery. Calling hours are Monday, from 4 – 7 p.m., prior to the funeral service, at the funeral home. Contributions may be made to Friends of Lewis County Hospice, P.O. Box 266, Lowville, NY 13367.
He is survived by his wife of over 52 years, Joan; a daughter, Susan (Young) Kulzer and her husband, Greg, of Lowville; a son, Michael McVoy of Glenfield; a sister, Marilyn Homan of Carthage; two granddaughters, Heather Young of Indianapolis, IN; and Jessica Young of Watertown, NY; and several nieces, nephews and cousins. He is predeceased by two brothers, Lawrence and Richard McVoy, and by two sisters, Patricia Balash and Mary Payberg.
Gerald was born on October 27, 1936 in Utica, NY, a son of the late Vern and Bernadette Hurley McVoy. He graduated from Remsen Central School and served in the U.S. Army and the Army Reserves. On May 20, 1961, he married Joan Bush at St. Peter’s Catholic Church in Lowville. In January 1966, Mr. McVoy began his employment at Climax Manufacturing in Castorland and Lowville, where he worked as a Cost Analyst and Customer Service Representative. He retired from Climax on October 31, 1997. Gerald served as the Board President of Karcher Country Estates for 20 years.
Condolences may be made online at www.isenekerfuneralhome.com
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