ORONO – John McAleer, 53, died Dec. 19, 2003, at a Bangor hospital. He was born Feb. 7, 1950, in Mt. Vernon, N.Y., the son of Frederick and Anne (McSherry) McAleer. He was a Navy veteran of the Vietnam War. John was born and raised in New York. He had a long career with AT&T. Surviving are his mother, Anne McAleer of Orono; three sons, Christopher McAleer of Salem, Mass., Michael McAleer of Lynn, Mass., Brian McAleer, currently on active duty in Kuwait, U.S. Army; one grandson, Dylan McAleer of Salem, Mass.; one brother, Michael and his wife, Cynthia McAleer of Orono; two nephews, Patrick and Jack; and a niece, Molly. John was predeceased by his father, Frederick McAleer, Sept. 7, 1998. Services will be held 11 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 23, 2003, at Brookings-Smith, LaBeau Chapel, 72 Main St., Orono, with the Rev. Joseph Koury, pastor of St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Orono officiating. Spring interment will be at Riverside Cemetery, Orono.
JOHN F. McALEER
Posted Sept. 25, 2008, at 11:20 p.m.