Lawrence N. McCoy, 82, of Newburgh, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2011, at Woodlands Convalescent Center.


He was born May 18, 1929 in Bellville, Ill.


He was a member of St. John the Baptist Catholic Church.  He retired from Whirlpool Corp. after 28 years, and was a veteran of the U. S. Army.  He was a member of the Masonic Lodge 464, Scottish Rite and a past member of Odd Fellows.


He is survived by sons, Larry McCoy (Rita), Bill Hogan (Robin); daughters, Paula Patton, Ruth Driskell, Wilma Keller (Chuck); 15 grandchildren; and 28 great grandchildren.


He was preceded in death by his wife, Irene, on May 18, 2011.


Funeral services will be at noon, Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2011, at Alexander Newburgh Chapel, with Father Joseph Ziliak officiating. Entombment will be at Oak Hill Cemetery


Visitation will be 10 a.m. until the service hour on Tuesday  at the funeral home.