A photo of Clifford E. “Gene” McMahon, Jr.

Clifford E. “Gene” McMahon, Jr.

January 30, 1954 - August 31, 2022

Clifford E. “Gene” McMahon, Jr., age 68, of New Castle, DE, passed away on Wednesday, August 31, 2022.

Born in Columbus, OH, on January 30, 1954, he was a son of the late Clifford E. and Mary (Rutherford) McMahon, Sr. Gene proudly served his country in the United States Marine Corps during the Vietnam War. He made his career as a steel fabricator and erector at several local companies.

Gene was a Pittsburgh Steelers fan and enjoyed playing horseshoes.

In addition to his parents, Gene was preceded in death by his son, Michael Lee McMahon. He is survived by his children, Clifford E. McMahon III (Valerie), and Kelli Ann McMahon (Thomas); siblings, Terry McMahon, Alan McMahon, Brian McMahon, and Darryl McMahon; and grandchildren, Victoria, Natalie, Athena, and Joshua.

A committal service will be held at 11 am on Wednesday, September 7, 2022, at Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery Chapel, 2465 Chesapeake City Road, Bear, DE

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Gene’s memory to American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 6704, Hagerstown, MD 21741 or by clicking here.

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  • We are so sorry to hear of your loss.

  • Condolences to family and friends! Hugs and kisses!
    Raise hell where ever you land pops!

  • RIP brother,We had a lot of good times growing up.There wasn’t anything we we were afraid of..except your pop…hanging at your house,The Atmosphire,and the Dug Out.sledding in Pike Creek…riding in your Volvo before the rest of us could drive.Dont forget Becks pond either. Even tho we lost touch you will be missed but not forgotten..Until we meet again, oh wait your going to heaven..Bill

  • Our most heartfelt condolences to you and your loved ones. Hoping peace and comfort will be blessed apon you. May find solace in joyful memories. God bless.

  • My husband and I extend our condolences for your loss of Gene. (Mary Rutherford McMahon was my mother’s sister)
    Rickie Kay Longfellow, cousin

  • My deepest sympathies to all members of the McMahon family..I am very saddened & sorry for your loss.
    Watching his memorial brought back a flood of memories. So many good times! Although I hadn’t seen him in some time..in those pictures he had aged beautifully. I will remember him fondly. He served this country with pride. May he rest in paradise along with other family members. I can see Mike greeting him with pops as he crossed over..smiling with a big grins on all of their faces.
    RIP Gene… ❤️🙏
    Love, Sharon

  • I am so sorry to hear of Gene’s passing. So many fond memories of him and Linda at the dugout and beyond.

  • Darrell and Brian and the McMahon family, sorry about The loss of your father. Rest in peace Mr. McMahon. Stephanie sweetman ,Michael jingle ex wife.