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343 E 116th St
353 E 116th St
New York, NY 10029
Phone: (212) 427-3300
Fax: (212) 860-7235
Joseph McCrae

Joseph McCrae

Monday, February 4th, 1935 - Sunday, July 19th, 2020
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Joseph McCrae was born February 4, 1935 in Latta, South Carolina. He was the only child of Dahlia Heart.

Around the age of eighteen, Joseph joined the Marine Corp, where he went on to fight in the Korean War. After serving his country, he went to work at Nursery Plastics as a Supervisor, where he met the love of his life, Shirley Mae Jones. They married on September 30, 1961. Joseph worked for the NYC Housing Authority for over forty years, until he retired in 2006. Unfortunately, that same year Shirley departed this life on October 21, 2006. They had no children.

Joseph was a very kind, loving, gentle, caring man who was there for you, whatever the situation was.

Joseph departed this life on Sunday, July 19, 2020.

Joseph leaves behind, to carry his legacy: a loving family consisting of a sister-in-law, Christine Norris; brothers-in-law, Larry and Alvin Lattimore; nieces and nephews (who considered him a second father); and a host of other relatives and friends.

He will truly be missed by those who loved him.

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    Calverton National Cemetery
    Address
    210 Princeton Boulevard
    CALVERTON, NY 11933
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Gordon Mccrae

Posted at 11:56am
My cousin JC ,i wish you peace into your transition to a better life. Could you please tell Sonnyboy,Coot and Dahlia that i love them
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