CWO2 John A. McMorrow

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CWO2 John A. McMorrow

April 02, 1936 - December 02, 2018

CWO2 John A. McMorrow Methuen - CWO2 John A. McMorrow, age 82 of Methuen passed away after a brief illness on December 2, 2018. John was born in Lawrence on April 2, 1936. He was a graduate of both Central Catholic, Class of 1954 and Boston University, Class of 1958. John as a life member of the American Yacht Club of Newburyport. He enjoyed golfing a Apple Hill in East Kingston, NH.

John was both an administrator and member of the Army National Guard for over 40 years. He proudly served his country during both the Vietnam and Cold Wars. John served with the 26th Yankee Infantry Division and retired from the 110th Cavalry Division. He was associated with the 110th Cavalry Veterans Association.

John is survived by his wife Elizabeth F. McMorrow, sons John A. and Donna McMorrow and Peter and Diane McMorrow, his adored grandchildren; Michael, Sean, Audrey, Hayley, Shona and Eamon McMorrow, his brother in law David M. and Mary Ann Fleming, sister in law, Phyllis Fleming, sister in law Mary Ellen Fleming, and many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. He is predeceased by his parents Atty. Augustine P. and Anna (Byron) McMorrow, his brother in law John H. Fleming, and brother in law Paul T. Fleming.
Friends and guests are invited to call on Thursday, December 6, 2018 from 4:00 PM until 8:00 PM at the Kenneth H. Pollard Funeral Home, 233 Lawrence St. Methuen. A Mass of Christian Burial will take place on Friday, December 7, 2018 at 11:00 AM at St. Monica’s Parish of Methuen. Interment with military honors to follow at St. Mary-Immaculate Conception Cemetery. Donations in John’s memory may be made to a charity of one’s choice. For directions and online guestbook, please visit the funeral home website, The Kenneth H. Pollard Funeral Home is honored to serve the McMorrow Family.
Published on December 5, 2018
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5 posts

Bob harvey
Dec 12, 2018
Sad to Big Mac pass. We first met as a member of Co D 726th Maint and served with him for many years as units came and left at the historic Methuen Armory.
joe 'jinx'madigan
Dec 11, 2018
John ran with me and the howard playground gang when we were kids I -on lawrence street .next to nicky scully a good friend of johns.he always was a great kid and I am sorry for his loved ones who have lost a beloved guy and
a big memory of my own past.
Douglass Knight
Dec 06, 2018
Very sorry to hear the sad news of your loss.

I vividly remember MR. MCMORROW from when I was a member of the 1st Squadron, 26th (later 110th) Cavalry Regiment.

May he Rest in Peace....
Janet Henderson
Dec 05, 2018
After seeing the pictures of your father, I think you'll find him not only in your heart....but in your mirror. xoj
Barbara & David Blanchette
Dec 05, 2018
We were very saddened to learn of John’s
passing. RIP, John, you will be sorely missed by your family, friends and all whose lives you touched.