Harold E. McMahon
- August 26, 2021
Harold Edwin McMahon, 91, of Shadyside, Ohio, died August 21, 2021 at his home.
He was born April 4, 1930 in Shadyside, Ohio and was the son of Anna M. Williams McMahon and Charles W. McMahon.
Harold was retired from Columbia Gas and Transmission after 40 years of service. He was a member of Shadyside Church of Christ and a US Navy veteran. He was a 68 year member and Past Master of Weyer Masonic Lodge #541 in Centerville, Ohio. He was a member of Valley of Cambridge AASR.
In addition to his parents, Harold was preceded in death by his wife, Madeline P. McMahon, sisters Violet and Evelyn, brothers William and Charles and three grandchildren. Surviving are his children Carol Todd (John) of Arcadia, Florida; James McMahon (Vickie) of Jacobsburg; Rose Lynn Chirillo (Joseph) of Englewood, Florida; Stacy Mahaffee (Mike) of Shadyside; and William McMahon (Mary) of Cadiz, Ohio. Also eight grandchildren, eleven great grandchildren, and two great great grandchildren.
Harold enjoyed breakfast with friends at Eat N Park in St. Clairsville, reading many nature magazines and being outside, especially if he could feed the birds and deer. He enjoyed keeping his and his neighbor’s lawns mowed and free of snow. He will be missed by his two cats Susie and Skeeter as well as the numerous neighborhood stray cats he tried to help.
Memorial contributions may be made to St.Jude Children’s Hospital, Shriner’s Hospital for Children, the Belmont County Animal Shelter or the charity of choice.
Arrangments were entrusted to the Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes & Crematory 3900 Central Avenue Shadyside, Ohio. Internment in Holly Memorial Gardens in Colerain, Ohio.