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Rev. Paul E. McKay

Obituary for Rev. Paul E. McKay

July 9, 2021
Ventnor City, New Jersey

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Rev. Paul E. McKay, 86, passed into eternal life July 9, 2021. He will be sadly missed by his sister, Rosella Leach of Baltimore, MD many nephews and nieces and caretaker John.
He was assistant minister at the Margate Community Church for years and for 17 years music director and cantorial soloist at Congregation Beth Israel.
He attended Gettysburg College and Seminary- received his MMA at Temple University and did additional studies at Julliard and Westminster Choir College. He taught music and voice at Atlantic Community College and for 20 years at Stockton. He was co-founder of the Festival Chorus selected to sing with Pavarotti before 15,000 at convention hall and Jose Carreras at Tamahal and back up Andy Williams and Paul Anka at the casinos. For his service to the arts the city of Margate declared April 18th 1991 as Paul McKay day. Burial Private. A memorial service will follow later at Margate Community Church.
Farewell old friend and flights of angels sing thee to thy rest. To leave condolences, pay respects, or share a special memory of Rev McKay visit Arrangements entrusted to Jeffries and Keates Funeral Home 609-646-3400.

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