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Guy Joseph Mackey Jr.

April 7, 1931 - June 30, 2013
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Guy Joseph Mackey Jr. 82 of Louisville passed away Sunday, June 30, 2013, at the Hosparus Unit of the Norton Healthcare Pavilion after a long illness. Mr. Mackey retired from C. Lee Cook Manufacturing Co. in 1994, after 47 years as a machinist. He served as a tank driver and gunner in the U.S. Marine Corp during the Korean War from 1951 to 1953. He was a member of Southeast Christian Church. Mr. Mackey was preceded in death by his loving wife of 61 years, Patricia Joann Goss, by his parents; Guy Mackey Sr. and Margaret Lucas Burgin, his brother; Paul Burgin and his sister; Gayle Mackey Gramig. He is survived by his two sons; Gary...
Guy Joseph Mackey Jr. 82 of Louisville passed away Sunday, June 30, 2013, at the Hosparus Unit of the Norton Healthcare Pavilion after a long illness.

Mr. Mackey retired from C. Lee Cook Manufacturing Co. in 1994, after 47 years as a machinist.

He served as a tank driver and gunner in the U.S. Marine Corp during the Korean War from 1951 to 1953. He was a member of Southeast Christian Church.

Mr. Mackey was preceded in death by his loving wife of 61 years, Patricia Joann Goss, by his parents; Guy Mackey Sr. and Margaret Lucas Burgin, his brother; Paul Burgin and his sister; Gayle Mackey Gramig.

He is survived by his two sons; Gary Mackey of St. Louis, MO and Timothy Mackey; his granddaughter, Lauren Mackey (Christine Gamlin) of St. Louis; his sister, Patsy Burgin Mayer; his cousin, Louis "Pete" Colgate of Florence, KY; his sister in law, Doris Cochran of Rochester, MN and Betty Norris of Crestwood, KY and several nieces and nephews.

A service to celebrate the life of Guy will be held at 10 am on Saturday in the chapel of Arch L. Heady-Cralle Funeral Home, 2428 Frankfort Ave., with interment at Bethany Memorial Cemetery. Visitation will be 4-8 pm Friday.

Expressions of sympathy are requested to the Kentucky Humane Society and to Hosparus of Louisville.

Please leave a condolence for the family at; www.archlheadycralle.com

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"June 30, 2013 Marine - Guy Joseph Mackey Jr. Thank you for your service to God The USA and USMC during the Korean War. The Marines from Ky-ana Det. #729..." Billy Gividen (Louisville, KY)

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