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Philip J. Gilson, 64, U.S. Marine, Member of Sierra Club and ACLU

Edward McGann, Army Vet, former owner of The Roof Doctor

Edward Eugene McGANN, of Gloucester City, passed away on July 30 at the age of 68. Formerly of Collingswood and Camden. Beloved Husband of the late Alice Mae (nee McMullen). Loving Companion and Best Friend of 27 years to Patricia Powell of Gloucester City. Devoted father of Angela Lutz (Mike) of Gloucester City, Wayne Wells of Neptune, Richard (Dale) McGann of Lewes, Delaware, Sean McGann of Collingswood and three Sons Edward, George and John.

Dear Brother of Catherine Powell of Westville, Jean D'Agostino of Lindenwold and the late George and Terry. Beloved grandfather of 4 and survived by many nieces and nephews. Edward was born and raised in Camden.

He proudly served our country in the U.S. Army. Edward was a lifetime member of the Townsend C. Young V.F.W Post # 3620 in Gloucester City where he was a bartender for many years.

Before retiring, he owned and operated The Roof Doctor in Pennsauken for over 10 years. Relatives, friends and V.FW. Members are kindly invited to attend his visitation on Friday Evening from 6 to 8 pm at the McCANN-HEALEY FUNERAL HOME: 851 Monmouth Street, (at Brown Street) Gloucester City. V.FW. Service and U.S. Army Military Honors 8 pm in the funeral home. Cremation is private at the request of the family. Please no flowers for the viewing. In lieu of flowers, Memorial Donations in Edward's memory to the Townsend C. Young V.F.W Post # 3620, 24-26 N. Burlington St., Gloucester City, NJ 08030.

Please write in the memo of the check, Edward E. McGann. Expressions of sympathy can be e-mailed to the family through the funeral home website under online obituaries of Edward E. McGann.