John Joseph McGovern

  • Born: August 20, 1958
  • Died: May 27, 2020
  • Location: Woodlyn, Pennsylvania

Cavanagh Family Funeral Home

301 Chester Pike
Norwood, PA 19074

Tel. (610) 532-3120

Tribute & Message From The Family

John Joseph McGovern, 61 of Woodlyn passed away Wednesday May 27, 2020 at the Crozer Chester Medical Center in Upland Boro. He was born August 20, 1958 in Philadelphia to the late Joseph E., Sr. & Ellen T. (Lawell) McGovern.

In addition to his parents, John was preceded in death by his brother, Joseph E. McGovern, Jr.

He is survived by his siblings Patricia Afflerbach (Dennis), Eileen McGovern, Marie Ladely (Edward), and Christine Cassidy (Dave), 23 nieces and nephews, and several close friends.

Visitation Friday 4 - 6 PM at Cavanagh Family Funeral Home, Norwood. Prayer Service to follow and Interment will be private.

In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the St. Jude Hospital for Children at


Condolence & Memory Journal

So sorry to hear about the passing of my cousin, Johnny. My thoughts and prayers are with all of you during this difficult time.

Posted by Kathy Blinebury - Philadelphia, PA   June 05, 2020

My prayers and love are with you all. Kathy Lawell Kreiser

Posted by Kathy Kreiser - ORWIGSBURG, PA - Family   May 30, 2020

Robert Woods, In my thoughts and Prayers my Friend!

Posted by Robert Wiids - Lexington Park, MD - Friend   May 30, 2020

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