Jack McCabe, of Pelican Lake, died unexpectedly Saturday, June 19, 2021, at home. He was 79 years old. He was born on November 15, 1941, in Milwaukee, a son of Donald and Ruby (Hanson) McCabe. He married Lorraine Dryden on June 16, 1962, at Grand Forks, North Dakota. She survives.
He graduated from Elcho High School and went on to serve in the United States Air Force for eight years having been trained as a dental technician.
Following military service he was employed in the finance industry working the longest tenure for Wisconsin Finance in Rhinelander as a manager. He retired in 1997.
Jack enjoyed golfing, fishing, hunting and following the Green Bay Packers.
Survivors including his wife are two sons, Donald McCabe, Appleton, Stephen (Lisa) McCabe, Lakemoor, Illinois; a daughter, Susan (Bill) Sattler, Appleton; a granddaughter Ellen Sattler; three brothers, Milton (Kathy) McCabe, Elcho, Michael (Honey) McCabe, Elcho, Patrick (Karen) McCabe, St. Germaine.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a sister, Dona Zautner; two brothers Roger and Ralph McCabe.
A memorial service will be held on Thursday, June 24, 2021, at 11 a.m. at Bradley Funeral Home Hwy 45, Antigo. Burial will take place in Elcho Cemetery where the Elcho Veterans will conduct military honors.
Visitation will be 9:30 a.m. until the time of services on Thursday at the funeral home.
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Antigo, WI 54409
Antigo, WI 54409
We are so sorry to hear of the passing of Jack. He was an amazing man and a great friend. Had so many good times with him at work, golfing after work and a few beers along the way. Super guy that will be missed by all. Our deepest sympathy to you Lorraine and the family. Jim and Betsy Audetat
Thoughts and prayers for Jacks family and friends Bob and Becky (McKinney) McPhail
Condolences to the McCabe family on your loss. Mel & Dave Haring, Deb Luedtke, Dawn & Don RozhonDish Garden with Fresh Flowers was purchased for the family of Jack McCabe by Tribute Store.
I spent a lot of time at the McCabe’s house as a kid and got to meet Jack a couple times. My heart felt wishes to the entire McCabe family.
We send you thoughts of comfort.Simple Sorrows was purchased for the family of Jack McCabe by The Stein Family - Doug, Lisa and Jared.