Jack Richard MacGregorJune 19, 1929 ~ October 4, 2017 (age 88)
Jack Richard MacGregor, 88, of Sandusky, passed away on October 4, 2017 in Providence Care Center after an extended illness.
He was born in Sandusky on June 19, 1929 and lived his entire life in Sandusky, attended Sandusky Schools, and was a communicant of St. Mary’s Catholic Church, where he often did volunteer work for the parish. He was employed at Hummel Wine Cellars, producing champagne; at Cellulose, manufacturing filters; and at the Grill Meats unit of the Oscar Meyer division of Kraft Foods, batching meats and was proud to receive perfect attendance awards yearly throughout his employment. He avidly followed the local Panthers, Blue Streaks, and Buckeye sports teams, as well as the Cleveland Indians, Browns, and Cavaliers. He enjoyed spending time with his family and doing projects around the house.
Jack is survived by his loving wife of 67 years, Julianna Viola (Leidorf); three sons, Thomas Richard (Linda), of Danbury, CT, Timothy Gregory (Kathleen), of Toledo, and Patrick John (Elizabeth), of Boynton Beach, FL; three grandchildren, Alexander MacGregor, Shannon (Drew) Hastings, and Kiri-Lin MacGregor; brother-in-law, John Kinn; as well as many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Harold Charles and Mary Veronica (Subcasky) MacGregor; a brother, Robert C. (Fayma) MacGregor; and a sister, Jean M. (Howard) Hamilton.
The family would like to thank the staff of Providence Care for their many years of caring dedication and kindness.
Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. on Tuesday, October 10 in Toft Funeral Home & Crematory, 2001 Columbus Ave., Sandusky. Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10 a.m. on Wednesday in St. Mary’s Catholic Church, 429 Central Ave., Sandusky. Rev. Joe Steinbauer will officiate, and burial will follow in Calvary Cemetery, Sandusky.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made in Jack’s name to one’s favorite charity. Condolences and gifts of sympathy may be shared with the family by visiting toftfh.com.