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Jeffrey L. McGowan

July 7, 1966 ~ July 1, 2021 (age 54)


Jeffrey  L. McGowan, 54, 8 Thompson Lane, Renovo, PA died July 1, 2021 at the Bucktail Medical Center, S. Renovo, PA after a year long fight with cancer. Born July7, 1966 in Lock Haven, PA he was the son of Jeanne Darrin McGowan who survives in S. Renovo, PA and the late James “Hippo” McGowan.

Jeff was a 1984 graduate of the Bucktail Area High School and was a veteran of the U. S. Air Force from  1985-1989 as an Avionics Electronic Technician and had been stationed in S. Korea.

Following his military service he had lived and worked in Newport News, VA area and after returning to the Renovo area was employed  by various railway maintenance companies. Jeff was passionate about everything sports especially golf and his beloved Miami Dolphins.

More recently, he enjoyed spending time with his daughter, Emily, who was the light of his life. They spent many hours over the years enjoying music, sports, traveling, and attending concerts in New York City, Pittsburgh, Niagara Falls and more.

Jeff is survived by:

      His Mother,

      His Daughter, Emily Evelyn Rose McGowan

       1 Sister:          Jodi (Raleigh) Walker, El Paso, TX

       2 Brothers:    James (Tammy Noth) McGowan, Jr. Clintonville, PA and Michael (Diane) McGowan, Greensburg, PA

       Also, several aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews.

A Celebration of Life service honoring the life of Jeffery L. McGowan will be held Saturday, July 17, 2021 at 11:00 A.M. in the North Bend United Methodist Church. Light refreshments will be provided in the fellowship hall of the church following the service.


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Celebration of Life
July 17, 2021

11:00 AM
North Bend United Methodist Church
41 Main St.
North Bend, PA 17760

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