Charles A. McCaughin
May 27, 1940 - October 22,2018
Port Henry - Charles (Chuck) A. McCaughin (79) passed away Monday, October 22nd due to a tragic fall from a ladder at the Eagles Club.
He was born May 27, 1940, in Ticonderoga, NY to Allen and Ruth (Tyler) McCaughin. He was a graduate of Ticonderoga High School. He was a retired Town of Moriah employee.
He was an avid hunter and deep sea fisherman. If he was not doing these things, he was telling his stories about them. He also was an upholster for many years. He served 49 years as a dedicated Port Henry fireman.
He is survived by his son Timothy Sr., his grandchildren Timothy Jr., Maranda and great grandson Kohlton Amos. He also is survived by two sisters, Mary Jean Meehan of Florida, and Marjorie (Patrick) O’Connor of Crown Point, and several nieces and nephews.
Chuck is predeceased by his parents and brother-in-law Jim Meehan and nephew Richard Meehan.
There will be no services at his request. Donation in his memory can be made to the Port Henry Fire Department.
The family would like to thank the Elizabethtown Community Hospital Emergency Room staff for the excellent care that Chuck received.