John F. 'Jack' McCart


John "Jack" F. McCart, 82, of New Castle, formerly a 40-year resident of Riverside, California, passed away peacefully Friday afternoon, May 10, 2019, in Jameson Care Center.
Mr. McCart was born Oct. 29, 1936, in New Castle. He was a son of John J. and Marie G. (Johnson) McCart.
He attended St. Mary's Parochial Grade School and later Union High School.
Jack retired in 1999 after working as a self-employed painter for more than 20 years. Previously, he worked as a welder at Mesta Machine in New Castle.
Jack was a member of Wesley United Methodist Church, New Castle.
He enjoyed camping, traveling and spending time with family, especially his grandchildren.
His wife, the former Nancy L. Burchett, whom he married June 21, 1957, in Wesley United Methodist Church, survives at home.
Also surviving are two daughters, Janice L. (Jeffrey) Jackson of St. George, Utah, and Lisa D. McCart, of Sacramento, California; a son, John C. (Katherine) McCart, of Spartanburg, South Carolina; eight grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; a sister, Mildred "Millie" E. Kelly, of Visalia, California; and a brother, George E. (Vera) McCart, of New Castle
In addition to his parents, John was preceded in death by a sister, Patricia M. McCart, and a brother, James McCart.
In keeping with Jack's wishes, there will be no calling hours.
A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Monday. May 13, in Wesley United Methodist Church, 1204 W. Washington St., New Castle, with Pastor Bill LaVelle, officiating.
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to J. Bradley McGonigle Funeral Home and Crematory Inc., 111 W. Falls St., New Castle.
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Published on May 10, 2019
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9 posts

Philip Hanna
May 14, 2019
Nancy, Joanie and I are saddened to learn of Jack's passing. Our most heartfelt sympathy goes out to you and your family at this sad time. Jack was the kindest and most thoughtful, and caring friend of all who were blessed to know him. You are in our thoughts and prayers !
Vinci lee henry
May 12, 2019
Dear Nancy, I,am so sorry for your loss .jack was such a nice guy.
Kathy HannaJohnson and Bob Johnson
May 12, 2019
Loving prayers to Jack and his family at this sad time. Your special friendship with our family will always be cherished. We are missing you already.
Betty and Dale Dieter
May 12, 2019
William G. "Billy" Meyers, Angola, Indiana
May 11, 2019
A truly fine person and he shall be missed by family and friends. We will miss you, Jack.
Patty Ann Johnson White
May 11, 2019
You will be missed my ( BIG Brother). Now you can enjoy this time with the rest of the family in heaven and say hello to them for me.Rest in Peace and may you be Blessed Always. Love to you and your family has always been very special to me. Love always and Nancy you are always in my prayers. I am here always if you need anything or just to talk. So sorry I can't come down but life has also given me a curve. I love you all very much and Please take care of yourselves. With Much Love Always.Patty Ann !
Marianne T. Hilke
May 11, 2019
Nancy, I am so sorry to hear about Jack. Gods peace be with you.

Mary, Mother of Hope 500 Club
May 11, 2019
Dear Nancy,
We are so sorry for your loss. You have our deepest sympathy.
Barbara Johnson
May 10, 2019
Dear Nancy, how sad I am to have read that Jack has passed away. He was always a beautiful man and I cherish the friendship We always had. He gave me a million laughs and I'll never forget him as long as I live. So very sorry Nancy. As Jack used to call me, from Bar B Doll. Love you both.