In Memory of




Obituary for Gordon W. McKay

Gordon W. McKay, 79, of Schroeppel (Sand Ridge),

passed away on Thursday Jan. 18, 2018 at his home.

Born in Syracuse to his late parents, Ida (Pickard) and

George McKay on Oct. 26, 1938. A graduate of

Williamsville H. S., Buffalo State Univ., and Oswego

State Univ. in teaching. He was a USAF veteran

from 1956-1960. Gordon was an electrician for Allied

Chemical Co., Syracuse and a substitute teacher in

the surrounding area schools. He was an active member

and trustee for Pennellville United Methodist Church.

Surviving are his loving wife of 48 years, Carolyn A.

(Widmer) McKay; his daughter Kimberly Ann McKay of

Portland, OR; his son Christopher G. (Amber L. (Abbott)

McKay of Phoenix; four grandchildren;; one sister, Karen

(Howard) Smith of PA; nieces and nephews.

Calling hours only on Tuesday Jan. 23, from 4 to 7 p.m.

in the Allanson-Glanville-Tappan Funeral Home, 431

Main St., Phoenix, NY 13135. A Remembrance

Gathering will be later this year, with details to follow.

Contributions in Gordon’s memory to: Pennellville

United Methodist Church, 389 Co. Rt. 54, Pennellville or

Friends of Osw. Co. Hospice, P. O. Box 102, Oswego,

NY 13126.