Erwin H. Gannon, Sr.

 

Mr. Erwin H.  Gannon Sr.

Port Jervis, NY

 

Mr. Erwin H. Gannon Sr. of Port Jervis, NY, died Saturday, March 20, 2021 at his home.  He was 65.

He was born September 7, 1955 in Cornwall, NY the son of the late James Henry and the late Evelyn Bernard Gannon.

He proudly served in the United States Navy.

Erwin was an amazing man with a charismatic personality.  He received his Bachelor and Master’s degree later in life.  He was interested in Astrology and could tell you everything there was to hear about the stars and planets.  He always shared a strong bond with his sister Evelyn.  Ever since childhood they were very close and depended on each other throughout their lives. He was an avid Mets fan and collected baseball cards and enjoyed golf and poker.  He will be greatly missed.  

 

Surviving are:

Sister:              Evelyn Turner and her husband Ed of Port Jervis, NY

1 Daughter:     Sara Martin and her husband Mathew of Palm City, FL

Son:                 Erwin Gannon, Jr of Oneonta, NY

3 grandchildren: Logan, Liam and Emma.

Also many nieces, nephews.

A special thank you to his niece Pammy Turner who helped care for Erwin.

He was predeceased by his sister, Dorothy Moore and his brother, James D. Gannon.

 

There will be no visitation.

 

Funeral services will be held privately at the convenience of the family.

 

Cremation will be at MacLennan Hall Crematorium, Milford, PA.

 

Because of Erwin’s love of animals, memorial contributions may be made in memory of him to the Port Jervis/Deerpark Humane Society, Inc., 202 Route 209, Port Jervis, NY 12771.

 

Funeral arrangements are by the GRAY-PARKER FUNERAL HOME, 100 E. Main St., Port Jervis.  For additional information or to send a condolence note to the family please visit www.grayparkerfuneralhome.com.