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George A. McMahon IV

March 30, 1956 - January 10, 2018

George A. Newt McMahon IV, age 61, of Wilmington, Delaware, passed away on Wednesday, January 10, 2018.

Born in Wilmington on March 30, 1956, he was a son of the late George A. McMahon III and Shirley (Chaffinch) Burris.  He spent his career as a plumber/fitter with the Plumber and Pipe fitters Local 74 union.

George loved the outdoors, especially hunting, fishing and boating.  He will be remembered as a jokester.  His hobbies included billiards and listening to music.

He is survived by his daughter, Allison McMahon (Stephen Mullen) of Cecilton, MD; son, George A. McMahon V (Nickie White) of Elkton, MD; brother, Mark McMahon (Kay); sister, Tammy McMahon (Rich); grandchildren, Payton, Maddie and Christian; good friend, Gary Baer; and former wife, Jody Baer.

A visitation for family and friends will be held from 10 am until 11:30 am on Tuesday, January 16, 2018, at Spicer-Mullikin Funeral  Home, 1000 North DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE where a funeral service will be held at 11:30 am.  Interment will follow in Gracelawn Memorial Park, 2220 N. DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in George’s memory to the Salvation Army, 400 N. Orange St, Wilmington, DE 19801.

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  • Ally,

    You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers! Love you!❤️

  • I love you Dad! I can’t believe you are not here with us anymore. I am going to miss you so much. Just wish this wasn’t real, we had such a good time this last year and wanted it to continue and for you to be here to walk me down the isle. Love you A LOT!

  • George, I gonna miss you. I didn’t get to know you but for a few short years, I heard the good stories and I heard the bad ones, but as a father myself I know how much you loved your daughter. I am so happy you were able to spend this past year with her like she always wanted. I hope you know what you meant to her. I hope you can still walk her down the aisle even if only in spirit.
    I will keep my promise to you George.
    Rest in peace.

  • We are all gonna miss you Georgie very much so. It was always great shooting pool with you and just sitting at Gary’s talking and all of us joking around. You were loved by many and left us far too soon my friend. May you rest in peace and one day when I see you again just be ready with your Q stick to rack em up pal. Love you Georgie!

  • To the entire McMahon family, please accept our most sincere sympathy in your loss.

  • RIP George

  • So sorry for your loss. Remember George well all those summers ago.

  • George I did not know you very well only from the Red Lion you’re always in a good mood full of cheer and happiness always there for anybody who need your God bless you George and your family we will all miss you very much

  • Gone to miss you george

  • Sincere condolences, George was a helpful, kind man, I’ll always remember us surf fishing, crabbing and just joking around. Through the good times and bad he kept his sense of humor. RIP George.

  • Ally,

    All of us here are so heart broken for you. We are so glad you had the time with your dad that you did.
    You and your family are in our prayers. Stay strong, Dad’s watching you from heaven.

  • I’m very sorry for your loss my thoughts are with you and your family if there is any thing you need just ask

  • So sorry for your loss. I always remember George laughing. He had a great sense of humor. Thinking of your family. Sending love and prayers.

  • Dear Allison, we were glad to catch up with you at the cemetery to wish your dad Peace and to extend our sympathy to your family. I am so glad he is near his dear sweet mom in his final resting place. We will keep your dad and your family in our thoughts and prayers, May God Bless you all