|Posted By:||M. Grubbe|
|Subject:||Re: Obit Look Up - John S. McCormick 30 Dec 2000|
|Post Date:||February 24, 2009 at 13:35:58|
|Forum:||Jefferson Parish, LA Genealogy Forum|
John S. McCormick, an airline pilot and design mechanical engineer, died Saturday at his home. He was 76. Mr. McCormick was a lifelong resident of New Orleans. He was chief flight instructor at Eager Aviation from 1986-87, a corporate pilot from 1987-89 and later was a consultant. He was an Army veteran of World War II and served as liaison aircraft dispatcher and radio operator for the 36th Infantry Division artillery air section. He was a graduate of Louisiana State University with a bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering. He was a former member of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers, the Airport Advisory Committee and Lakefront Airport chairman, chairman of the Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association, a member of the Experimental Aircraft Association and the Stearman Restores Association. He is survived by three daughters, Jan McCormick, Susan Schepp and Patricia Jones. A memorial service will be held today at 10 a.m. in the lobby of Lakefront Airport. Lake Lawn Metairie Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
New Orleans, Louisiana
December 30, 2000