Obituary for John Lawrence Mahar

    • Name: John Lawrence Mahar
    • Home Town: Sunset Beach
    • Date of Death: 09/06/2017
    • Birth Place: Manhattan, New York
    • Birth Date: 09/21/1937

    John Lawrence Mahar, 79, of Sunset Beach, NC passed away on Wednesday, September 6, 2017.

    Born in Manhattan, New York on September 21, 1937, he was a son of the late John and Mary Mahar.

    He was a US Air Force veteran, was employed with Con Edison in Manhattan for 33 years, and was a member of the American Legion and VFW in Calabash, NC.

    He is survived by his wife, Ethel Mahar; sons, Richard Mahar of Tinton Falls, NJ, and Scott Mahar of Red Bank, NJ; daughter, Christine McDonald and husband Robert of Keansburg, NJ; sister, Betty Mahar of Keansburg, NJ; and three grandchildren, Raymond, Samantha, and Hunter.

    No services are scheduled at this time.

    Online condolences may be sent to the family at

    Brunswick Funeral Service, Shallotte, NC.

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