GREENVILLE, Pennsylvania – Mark U. “Grizz” McCann, age 63, of Hilltop Rd., W. Salem Township, Greenville, passed away Wednesday evening, July 12, 2017 in UPMC Hamot.
He was born in Sharon on July 13, 1953 a son of Joseph U. and E. Jane (McIntyre) McCann.
Mark was a 1972 graduate of Reynolds High School.
On July 7, 2006 Mark married the former Becky Shearer, she survives.
He was most recently employed at Sharpsville Container Company and had been previously been employed for 30 years at Damascus Tube Corporation.
He was a member of St. Michael Roman Catholic Church, Knights of Columbus Fitzmartin Council #1446, Reynolds VFW Post# 7599, Mercer County Antique Power Association, Hartstown VFD Pumphouse #45 and CLVFD Station #3.
Mark loved to ride his Harley motorcycle and was a member of the Mercer County Chapter of Abate. He was also an avid hunter and was a life member of N.R.A. He operated the family farm in his younger years and loved antique tractors. Mark truly enjoyed spending time with family and friends, especially his little tractor buddy, Ethan who was not only his grandson but his best friend.
He is survived by his wife, Becky; a daughter, Marissa McCann of Greenville; two stepsons, Shawn Lucas of Louisville, Kentucky and Cody Lucas and his companion, Brandi Palmiter of Jamestown; two sisters, Michele Kleczy of Greenville and Mary Morningstar and her companion, John Sokol of Greenville; a brother, Joseph McCann and his wife, Linda of Greenville and a grandson, Ethan Wagers-Lucas.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Calling Hours will be Monday, July 17, 2017, 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. at Loutzenhiser-Jordan Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc., 366-368 S. Main St., Greenville, Pennsylvania.
Funeral Services will be Tuesday, July 18, 2017, 11:00 a.m. at the funeral home with Rev. V. David Foradori, officiating
Pastor of St. Michael Roman Catholic Church
Memorial contributions may be made to ABATE of Pennsylvania, P.O. Box 15226, Harrisburg, PA 17105.
A television tribute will air Tuesday, July 18 at the following approximate times:
6:41 a.m. WYTV and 8:41 a.m. MyYTV and 9:58 a.m. on FOX plus two additional spots throughout the day.