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Friends & family will be received on Thursday June 15 from 9:00-10:30 am at the Pancoast Funeral Home, 676 S. Main Rd., Vineland, NJ where his funeral service will be conducted at 10:30. Burial will follow in the Atlantic County Veterans Cemetery, Estell Manor, NJ. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the Buena Vista Twp. Rescue Squad, 5073 Landis Ave., Vineland, NJ 08360.

Obituaries » Archie Lee McCauley

Archie Lee McCauley

AGE: 83 • East Vineland

Archie Lee McCauley, 83, of East Vineland, NJ passed away suddenly on Saturday June 10, 2017. Archie was born & raised in Falling Springs, VA and was a long-time resident of East Vineland. Archie worked for many years as a truck driver and met his wife Jan, while on delivery to Jersey Packing where she worked as a bookkeeper. He eventually moved on to a career in the ironworking industry form which he retired in 1996.

He was an avid outdoorsman who loved hunting and raising horses and mules on his farm. His other hobbies included reloading and walking plows. Archie was also very passionate about firearms, gunsmithing and baseball. Archie was pre-deceased by two brothers, Roy & Charles McCauley, and one sister, Nance Hughes.

He is survived by his wife of 59 yrs, Jan (nee VanKraanen); a son, Jim McCauley, Sr. and wife Donna; a daughter Jill McCauley and Butch Stepan; one grandson Jim McCauley, Jr. & fiancé Sara; one great-grandaughter, Megan; sister in-law; JoAnn Molter & husband Fred; as well as several nieces, nephews & countless friends.

The family would like to extend their most sincere gratitude to the local farmers who visited Archie often and sacrificed so many sprinkler heads to his driving skills. Don’t let the groundhogs get out of hand.

Friends & family will be received on Thursday June 15 from 9:00-10:30 am at the Pancoast Funeral Home, 676 S. Main Rd., Vineland, NJ where his funeral service will be conducted at 10:30. Burial will follow in the Atlantic County Veterans Cemetery, Estell Manor, NJ. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the Buena Vista Twp. Rescue Squad, 5073 Landis Ave., Vineland, NJ 08360. To e-mail condolences & or tributes, please visit www.pancoastfuneralhome.com