Richard  McGowan

Richard McGowan

Wednesday, May 1st, 1946 - Saturday, December 15th, 2018
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Richard M. McGowan Sr.”Pops ” “Pop-Pop” 72 of Egg Harbor Township, NJ passed away December 15, 2018. Rich was born in Atlantic City and was a longtime resident of Egg Harbor Township, NJ. Rich was a veteran of the Vietnam War and served 20 years in the Air National Guard. He was a carpenter by trade, worked at Art Maxwell Builders, and”Ma” retired from NAFEC after 26 years in 2008. He was a devoted husband, father, and grandfather. Rich was known for his quick Irish wit, kind heart, and sense of humor. He enjoyed bowling, hanging with the guys, the Phillies, and was the number one fan of the weather channel. Rich had a lifelong love of trains, cars, and good breakfast. His Family was his greatest love. He is remembered with love by his wife Peg (Muhlschlegel), sons Rich (Tami) and Tim (Tammi), and grandsons Ryan and Tyler. Services will be held on Wednesday December 19, 2018 at Adams-Perfect Funeral Home, 1650 New Rd Northfield, NJ. A visitation from 9-12 and a memorial service at 12pm. “Are you alright? ....No, I’m half left” Arrangements by and condolences at
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  • Visitation

    Wednesday, December 19th, 2018 | 9:00am - 12:00pm
    Wednesday, December 19th, 2018 9:00am - 12:00pm
    Adams-Perfect Funeral Home
    1650 New Road
    NORTHFIELD, NJ 08225
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Service

    Wednesday, December 19th, 2018 | 12:00pm
    Wednesday, December 19th, 2018 12:00pm
    Adams-Perfect Funeral Home
    1650 New Road
    NORTHFIELD, NJ 08225
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Interment

    Seaside Crematory
    Thomas Drive
    MARMORA, NJ 08223
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Patrisia Magallon

Posted at 01:47pm
We would like to express our sincere condolences to you and your family. With deep sympathy, we share your sorrow, after the tears have dried and the goodbyes have been said, all we have to hold onto are the happy memories that we’ve shared with our loved ones who have passed, this is what keeps them alive in our hearts and in our minds, and they will continue to live on, through us. May God give you the strength to endure the pain you are going through and may he embrace you and comfort your family during this difficult time."Jesus said to her: 'I am the resurrection and the life. The one who exercises faith in me, even though he dies, will come to life.'"-John 11:25

Catherine Draper

Posted at 07:12pm
We are so sorry to learn of the loss of your dad. Our prayers of comfort are with you and your mom. Cathy and Sara Draper.

Cathy Debeneadto and Patrick Murie

Posted at 12:24pm
Very sorry for your loss. You are in our thoughts and prayers. God bless your family. Hold your memories and each other close.

Regina Neil

Posted at 12:33pm
To the McGowan family, please accept my sincere regrets for your loss Rev21:3,4) ps37:29)

Christina Sciubba

Posted at 08:27pm
Tim and family,

I am so sorry to hear of the loss of Pops. He was a wonderful guy who was always so kind whenever I had the opportunity to see him either at Seton or at Tim's house during Christmas. My prayers and thoughts with your family.

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