Geoffrey J. "Jack" Meabon, 91, of 49 Edgewood Road, passed away Friday, Sept. 21, at Bradford Ecumenical Home.
Born on Nov. 10, 1920, in Gerry, N.Y., he was a son of the late Jay Nathan and Lillian (Wilson) Meabon.
On March 21, 1947, in Jamestown, N.Y., he married Shirley R. Hallock, who passed away Oct. 27, 2001.
He was a 1938 graduate of Bradford High School.
He enlisted in the U.S. Army Air Corps on April 10, 1942, and was honor-ably discharged on Dec. 10, 1945.
After his military service, he worked as a truck driver for Leo Zandi and then worked as a machinist for Dresser Manufacturing, re-tiring in 1982.
He was an avid bowler, hunter and fisherman.
He is survived by two sons: Jay (Jo Anne Bigley) Meabon and Jon (Dorie) Meabon, both of Bradford; a son-in-law, Carl W. Clark of Bradford; a sister, Geraldine Bryan of Ontario, Canada; a brother, Charles Meabon, of Wilmington, N.C.; two granddaughters: Jodi Meabon and Jacki (Matthew) Carinci; one grandson, Jace Meabon; five great-grandchildren: Nicholas and Tyler Carinci, Gage and Chelsea Brien and Carly Jo Evers; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents and wife, he was preceded in death by one daughter, Jan Clark; one sister, Marie Stroyer; and one brother, Jay Marion Meabon in in-fancy.
Friends are invited to call from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, Sept. 24, 2012 in the Hollenbeck- Cahill Funeral Homes Inc., South Ave., where funeral and committal services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2012, with the Rev. Tom Verner, pastor of the First United Methodist Church, officiating. Com-mittal services, military honors and burial will fol-low in WIllow Dale Cemetery
Memorials, if desired, may be made to American Cancer Society, McKean County, Unit 95, Main Street, Bradford; or the American Heart Associa-tion, 823 Filmore Ave., Erie, PA 16505; or Kids and Cancer, P.O. Box 1299, Bradford; or the charity of the donor's choice.
Online condolences my be made at www.hollenbeckcahill.com.