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Obituary for Hugh J McCrea

Hugh J McCrea, 76 of Media, PA, passed away peacefully on Tuesday May 26, 2020 at Riddle Memorial Hospital, Media, PA.

Born in Darby, PA, he was the son of the late Hugh and the late Ann (Murphy) McCrea.

Hugh lived at Sunrise of Granite Run in Media for the past 3 years, coming from Swarthmorewood in Ridley Twp. He was a member of Notre Dame de Lourdes Church in Swarthmore. He loved to travel with his wife and close friends, go on cruises, visit Disney World with his family, golf and spend time with his loved ones. Hugh was a member of the VFW, Moose Club and the Steamfitter Retirees. He was a proud Steamfitter for 50 years with UA Local 420.

Predeceased by: his wife of 43 years Phyllis Luckinbill McCrea and his sister Maureen (Frank) Slotwinski.

Survived by three sons: Michael (Debbie) McCrea, Brian (Colleen) McCrea and Daniel (Carli) McCrea, his sister Ellen McCrea, 8 Grandchildren (Amanda, Zach, Tim, Jake, Nick, Jack, Charlie & Phinn), and 2 great grandchildren (Anna & Colin).

Funeral Mass and burial will be private. Due to the current quarantine and the amount of people who will want to remember Hugh, a memorial service will be planned at a later date and announced on Facebook by the family.

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