On Tuesday, April 16th, John Gregory McGilvray of Fern Park joined his wife of 64 years, Helen, and his son Randy in paradise. He is survived by his only daughter Paulette Smith of Gainesville, Florida, as well as his sons Michael Kasper of Cottonwood, Arizona, Greg McGilvray and Chris McGilvray of San Diego, California, Rod McGilvray of Altamonte Springs, Florida, and Scott McGilvray of Fern Park, Florida. He is also loved by numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren and will be missed by many more. John lived a life of family, service, and adventure. The family will receive friends, Saturday, April 20, 2019 from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM at Collison Family Funeral Home 3806 Howell Branch Rd. Winter Park, Fl., 32792. Funeral Services will be held Monday, April 22, 2019 at 4:00 PM in the chapel of the funeral home. Interment with Military Honors will be held Tuesday, April 23, 2019 at 10:00 AM at Florida National Cemetery 6502 SW 102nd Ave. Bushnell, Florida 33513. In lieu of flowers the family requests memorial donations in his name to Penobscot by mail to Penobscot Marine Museum PO Box 498 Searsport, Maine 04974, by phone (207) 548-2529
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