In memory of
John R. "Jack" Scahill St. Clair Township John R. "Jack" Scahill, age 83, of St. Clair Township, passed away on October 14, 2016, in the Blue Water Hospice Home, with his family by his side. He was born on March 29, 1933, in Port Huron, to the late James and Ola Scahill. Jack married Priscilla Edwards on August 25, 1956, in Port Huron. She preceded him death on September 9, 2012. Jack served honorably is the U.S. Navy, during the Korean Conflict. He retired after 42 years of service with the Grand Trunk Western Railroad. He was a member of the VFW and the Moose Lodge. He enjoyed fishing, being in the sun and the outdoors and vacationing. He enjoyed spending time with his family and watching his grandchildren in their sporting events. He is survived by his children; Cathy (Joe) Sein of St. Clair Township, Joanne (Dave) Studaker of Fort Gratiot, Jim (Nadine) Scahill of Port Huron Township, John (Shelley) Scahill of Clyde Township, Jeff (Jackie) Scahill of Ft. Gratiot, 11 grandchildren, 5 great grandchildren, sister, Nancy (Dick) Mugavero, along with several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by a sister, Betty. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, at 11:00am, in the Jowett Funeral Home - 1634 Lapeer Avenue, Port Huron. Reverend Doug Studaker will officiate. Burial will be in Lakeside Cemetery. Visitation will be Monday, from 4:00pm until 8:00pm and again Tuesday, from 10:00am until time of service. Pallbearers will be his grandsons; Joe Sein, Spencer Scahill, Reed Scahill, Luke Scahill, Kyle Scahill, Connor Scahill and great grandson, Cameron Rich. St. Clair County Allied Veterans Honor Guard will conduct military honors. Memorial tributes can be made to the Blue Water Hospice Home. View obituary and share memories at www.jowettfuneraldirectors.com
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