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John 'Jack' C. McNeil

November 13, 1937 - November 28, 2019

U.S. Veteran

Owned McNeil Painting


Service Date: December 4, 2019

In Lieu of Flowers: -

Obituaries » John 'Jack' C. McNeil

John ‘Jack’ C. McNeil Sr., 82, passed away on Thursday, November 28, 2019 at Morristown Medical Center.

He was born and raised in Newark before settling in Mt. Tabor in 1964.

John served in the United States Army for many years before being honorably discharged on April 15, 1977.

He was self-employed as a painter for McNeil Painting in Parsippany for 45 years before retiring in 1999. John painted at Morristown Memorial Hospital for 25 years. He was also a member of the Parsippany Elks 2078.

John was predeceased by his wife, Irene (nee-Leeman) who passed away on October 10, 2006 and his grandson, William Maykish Jr. who passed away on December 28, 2018.

Survivors include his sons: John C. Jr. and his wife, Ellen, and Paul G. and his wife, Cheri; his daughters: Debra Maykish and her husband, Bill, Kathy McNeil, Carol McNeil, and Lynn Dean; his 14 cherished grandchildren which include Victor and Cara who he helped raise; and his six treasured great grandchildren.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend his Funeral Service on Wednesday, December 4, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. at Par-Troy Funeral Home, 95 Parsippany Rd, Parsippany, 973-887-3235. Interment: Gate of Heaven Cemetery, East Hanover. Visiting hours will be on Tuesday from 5-8 p.m. at the funeral home.