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Celebrating the life of
Gilbert Edward McMahon, III
August 12, 1944 - January 29, 2018
Bronze Star and Purple Heart Recipient
Services under the direction of:
Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors, Islands Chapel
912-898-0900
  • Mass of Christian Burial
  • 11:00 a.m. - Friday, February 02, 2018
  • St. Michael's Catholic Church
  • 802 Lovell Ave. (Map)
    Tybee Island, Georgia 31328

  • 786-4505
  • Interment
  • 12:00 p.m. - Monday, February 05, 2018
  • Beaufort National Cemetery
  • 1601 Boundary Street (Map)
    Beaufort, South Carolina 29902

  • 843-524-3925

I graduated with Gil from Conard High School in 1962. I have fond memories of him. Sending prayers.

Sybil Schuman Raiman , Las Vegas, NV

Ken and I are so sorry for your loss. We know that Gil is in a better place, and will no longer suffer, but he will be missed. He was a wonderful man! You have our deepest sympathy.

Ken and Anne Hiester, Bloomingdale, GA

My thoughts and prayers are for your family at this very sad time. I knew Gil in high school and dated him for a while.. He was a very kind,good natured guy...a Ways with a smile. I pray that Gil is at peace,reunited in Heaven with his parents and son.God bless you all.

Charlotte Gills Graham, West End, NC

I went to high school with Gill and remember him well. We always had a lot of laughs. God bless him and he will be at peace.

Shirlee Aronson Bannon, Lake suzy, Flu went

Dear Gil's family, the last time I spoke with Gil was in November. I remember him from high school and graduated with him. Our class meets once a month for lunch and it was nice that he was able to make it twice to our luncheons. Will miss him. Please accept my deepest condolences.

Elaine (Switz) Stevens, Broad Brook, CT

Sorry to hear of Mr. Mc Mahon's passing, At times such as this God promises to provide comfort. Phillipians 4:6,7. So I hope you take time to meditate on such scriptures as John 5:28,29, and Revelation 21:3,4, such promises confirm Gods love and care. Sincerely, Teresa

Teresa Preve, Brooklet, Ga

We are so saddened by the lose of Gil. Our hearts are heavy. Just know you are in our prayers.Trust in the Lord. He. will walk you through this sad time. The Lowe Family

Mike, Dean, and Erin Lowe, Tybee Island, Ga

My condolences to the family. May you find comfort in the scripture at Revelation 21:4 and the website jw. org.

Niecy, Savannah, GA

My sincere condolences to your family on yout painful loss and please lnow your loss has not gone unnoticed. Our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ has promised at John 5:28,29 to resurrect those asleep in death. Please visit www.jw.org for many more promises.

Henry, , GA

I'm so sorry for your loss. Please find comfort in the scripture found at John 5:28,29. There Jehovah has made a promise that will soon be a reality. I hope this helps. For more information, please visit jw.org.

Kelly, Pooler,

Gilbert Edward McMahon III of Wilmington Island, formerly of West Hartford, CT. and St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands passed away on January 29, 2018 after a valiant battle with cancer. Gil is predeceased by his parents Gilbert Edward McMahon Jr., Agnes McMahon Fatka and Eric Fatka, his son David McMahon and his brother Paul Fatka.

He is survived by his wife MaryEllen McMahon (Colli), his beloved daughter Kate Judith McMahon, his eldest son Jon McMahon and four grandchildren Megan, Avalon, Hunter and Sophia.

While serving his country in Vietnam Gil earned the Gallantry Cross, Bronze Star, Purple Heart and The Air Medal. Gil was so proud to have served his beloved country.

Funeral mass will be 11:00 a.m., Friday, February 2nd, 2018 at St. Michael's Catholic Church, Tybee Island, GA., burial will be Monday, February 5th, 2018 at Beaufort National Cemetery, Beaufort, SC with an Honors ceremony at 12 noon.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to St. Jude Memorial Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or St. Joseph Indian School, 1301 North Main Street, Chamberlain, SD 57325.

 

 

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I graduated with Gil from Conard High School in 1962. I have fond memories of him. Sending prayers.

Sybil Schuman Raiman , Las Vegas, NV

Ken and I are so sorry for your loss. We know that Gil is in a better place, and will no longer suffer, but he will be missed. He was a wonderful man! You have our deepest sympathy.

Ken and Anne Hiester, Bloomingdale, GA

My thoughts and prayers are for your family at this very sad time. I knew Gil in high school and dated him for a while.. He was a very kind,good natured guy...a Ways with a smile. I pray that Gil is at peace,reunited in Heaven with his parents and son.God bless you all.

Charlotte Gills Graham, West End, NC

I went to high school with Gill and remember him well. We always had a lot of laughs. God bless him and he will be at peace.

Shirlee Aronson Bannon, Lake suzy, Flu went

Dear Gil's family, the last time I spoke with Gil was in November. I remember him from high school and graduated with him. Our class meets once a month for lunch and it was nice that he was able to make it twice to our luncheons. Will miss him. Please accept my deepest condolences.

Elaine (Switz) Stevens, Broad Brook, CT

Sorry to hear of Mr. Mc Mahon's passing, At times such as this God promises to provide comfort. Phillipians 4:6,7. So I hope you take time to meditate on such scriptures as John 5:28,29, and Revelation 21:3,4, such promises confirm Gods love and care. Sincerely, Teresa

Teresa Preve, Brooklet, Ga

We are so saddened by the lose of Gil. Our hearts are heavy. Just know you are in our prayers.Trust in the Lord. He. will walk you through this sad time. The Lowe Family

Mike, Dean, and Erin Lowe, Tybee Island, Ga

My condolences to the family. May you find comfort in the scripture at Revelation 21:4 and the website jw. org.

Niecy, Savannah, GA

My sincere condolences to your family on yout painful loss and please lnow your loss has not gone unnoticed. Our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ has promised at John 5:28,29 to resurrect those asleep in death. Please visit www.jw.org for many more promises.

Henry, , GA

I'm so sorry for your loss. Please find comfort in the scripture found at John 5:28,29. There Jehovah has made a promise that will soon be a reality. I hope this helps. For more information, please visit jw.org.

Kelly, Pooler,


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