Joseph McCabe
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Obituary of Joseph Luke McCabe

It is with great sorrow we announce the passing of Joe McCabe on Monday, April 1st, 2019 in his 91st year. Beloved husband of the late Nora McCabe (1992). Loved by his children Desi McCabe (Deb), Peggy Smith (Gary 2015), Gerry McCabe and Sheila Lamoureux (Michael).  His grandchildren; Chris Morris (Trish), Erin Longland (Kyle), Laura Smith (John), Christine Smith, Katlyn Malcolm, Casey-Lee McCabe (Cam), Michael McCabe, Liam McCabe and 6 great grandchildren and one more on its way. Predeceased by his parents Patrick and Mary McCabe and siblings Philomena, James Desmond and Bridget. Joe will be fondly remembered by his siblings John McCabe (Maureen), Rose O'Flaherty, Paddy McCabe, Larry McCabe (Marie), Bernadette Kearns (Billy).  His sister- in-laws Rose McCabe, Sister Philomena, Nell Moore and Peggy Guilfoyle (Tom) and many nieces, nephews and dear friends in Canada, USA, England and Ireland. Joe was born in Virginia Co Cavan Ireland. Joe and Nora came to Canada in 1954, from Manchester England, arriving in Montreal Quebec. They moved to London Ontario in 1960 when Joe took a transfer with Northern Electric.

Visitors will be received at the John T. Donohue Funeral Home, 362 Waterloo Street, London on Friday from 2-4 and 7-9 o'clock.  A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at Mary Immaculate Catholic Church, 1980 Trafalgar Street, London on Saturday morning at 11 a.m. Interment at St. Peter's Cemetery at 2:30 p.m. In memory of Joe, memorial donations to the St. Vincent de Paul Society of Mary Immaculate Parish would be appreciated.