Melvin McGaughey


May 7, 1933 - Oct. 28, 2012


Melvin McGaughey of East Troy was born into eternal life Sunday, Oct. 28, 2012, at the age of 79.


He is survived by his loving wife of 57 years, Katherine McGaughey. He was the loving dad of Randy (Sharon) Jones, Mark (Kimberly) McGaughey and Ivan McGaughey; proud grandpa of Bryan, Darcie, Elizabeth (Nicholas), Erica, Michael and Peter; and great-grandpa of Alexander, Bethany and Alyssandera.


He was preceded in death by his three sisters.


Melvin loved the outdoors, especially hunting and gardening. He served our country in the U.S. Army.


Visitation will be held from noon until the 1 p.m. memorial service Saturday, Nov. 10, at the Schmidt & Bartelt Funeral Home, 930 Main St. (Highway ES), Mukwonago, with the Rev. Scot Ruffatto officiating.


In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to a charity of your choice in memory of Melvin.


Schmidt & Bartelt Funeral and Cremation Services in Mukwonago is serving the family. For more information, call 363-7126 or visit online at www.schmidtandbartelt.com.