Saturday, July 19, 2008

Marine 2nd Lt Ian Thomas McVey

Remember Our Heroes

Marine 2nd Lt Ian Thomas McVey, 23, of Medway, was killed in a motorcycle accident on July 19, 2008.

He was a Second Lieutenant in the United States Marine Corps, stationed at Camp Lejeune, NC. Second Lieutenant McVey was assigned to Mobility Assault Company, Second Combat Engineer Battalion, 2nd Marine Division.

Ian is survived by his parents, John Robert and Anastasia (Halamoutis) McVey of Medway, two brothers, Jeffrey John McVey of Charlton, MA and Evan Kinsey McVey of Medway; grandmother, Marguerite Beland of Derry, NH; uncle, Naoum Halamoutis of Haverhill, MA; aunt, Debra Beland of Salem, NH and uncle, Charles Beland of Hudson, NH.

Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, July 26, 2008 at 11 AM at St. Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church, 57 Brown St., Weston. Burial will follow at Newton Cemetery, Newton. Visiting hours will be held Thursday, July 24th and Friday, July 25th from 2-4 and 7-9 PM on both days at J.S. Waterman & Sons & Waring Funeral Home, 592 Washington St., WELLESLEY.

In lieu of flowers the family is requesting that a donation be made to 2nd Lt McVey's alma mater, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. Checks can be made out to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, with "2nd Lt McVey Memorial Fund" in the memo line and mailed to: RPI, Gifts Processing Center, Attn: Lynn Hopwood, PO Box 3164, Boston, MA 02241-3164. Please visit his online memorial: at www.mem.com.

1 comment:

Ian said...

We miss you sweet son. Semper Fi.