Charles Thomas McIntyre
TABERNACLE, NJ (January 10, 2019)(CNBNewsnet) - Charlie passed “graduated" surrounded by his loving family, on December 29, 2018 at his daughter’s residence in Naples, FL, at age 82. Predeceased by his wife, Alice “Jane” McIntyre (nee Cogan), daughter Jane “Lisa” Zieminski, son in law Mark Zieminski and grandson Eric Charles McIntyre (Nicole); his siblings, Joseph McIntyre, Agnes Mahoney, Margaret Zerillo and Francis McIntyre. Survived by his children, Victoria McIntyre, Judi McIntyre-Brewster (Bill), Kathy O’Brien (Mike), Donna Wallace and Michael McIntyre; Grandchildren, Dianna Sheikh, Sean Kline, Caitlin Haar, Nicole Federici, Lauren Federici, Brittany Brewster, Christopher Brewster, Tyler Brewster, Allison Brewster, Michaela O’Brien, Cogan Wallace, KellyAnne Hayden, Jeffery Zieminski, Ryan Zieminski, Colin Zieminski and Anna Jane Zieminski; Great Grandchildren, Isaac Kolesnikov, William Haar, Colton Haar, Charlotte McIntyre and Julian Sheikh, as well as many loving nieces, nephews and friends.
Charles, the youngest of five children, was born in Philadelphia, PA on May 6, 1936 to the late Joseph and Margaret (nee Hafer) McIntyre. He was a standout athlete @ Woodrow Wilson High School, lettering in football and baseball, in fact he had a short stint playing semipro baseball with the Philadelphia Phillies farm team. He trained at Fort Dix where he was injured by shrapnel during exercises and was Honorably discharged from the Army in 1964. Social Charlie was an avid sportsman who enjoyed golf, hunting and fishing as well as being a member of the Knights of Columbus. Most of his career was dedicated to sales, at which he excelled and was recognized for his numerous achievements with American Home Foods and Kraft Foods. For a short time he was also a part owner of the Elidro Bar in Pleasantville NJ. His was a devoted father and his greatest accomplishment was raising his six children with grace, faith and humor. He loved to laugh and tell jokes, even if they were wildly inappropriate.
Charlie retired and moved to Muncy Valley, Pa to pursue his love of the outdoors and spent most of his time hunting and fishing or talking about it. When he returned to South Jersey in 2007 he moved to Tabernacle, where he could watch the wildlife out his window and tell us again and again how he once hunted where this or that shopping center is now located. He was devoted to his church and loved to discuss theology and the mysteries of faith.
Relatives and Friends are invited to his visitation on Friday, January 18, 2019 from 9:30- 11 AM at St. Mary R.C. Church, 426 Monmouth St., Gloucester City. Mass of Christian Burial 11 AM in the church. Interment will follow in New St. Mary Cemetery, Bellmawr.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to: St. Mary’s R.C. Church, 426 Monmouth St., Gloucester City, NJ 08030. Please memo, Charles Thomas McIntyre.
“In this life we cannot do great things. We can only do small things with great love” Mother Teresa
Condolences and Memories may be shared at www.mccannhealey.com under the obituary of Charles Thomas McIntyre. Funeral Arrangements and Inquiries through: McCANN–HEALEY FUNERAL HOME, Gloucester City Ph:856-456-1142
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