Family and friends must say goodbye to their beloved Harold McGee of Summerfield, North Carolina, who passed away at the age of 79, on October 19, 2020. Harold Mcgee: Yes. As of 2001, his wife Sharon Long was a dean at Stanford. In addition to his parents, Harold was preceded in death by one sister, Bonita McGee Hauser and one brother, Eugene McGee. [4][11], McGee married his college girlfriend Sharon Rugel Long on July 7, 1979; they divorced in 2004. Before becoming a food science writer, McGee was a literature and writing instructor at Yale. He and his second wife, Gloria, were wed unofficially in a ceremony on July 8, 1946, in Tijuana, Mexico. AKA Harold J. McGee. His deep responsibility to family began as a very young man with his commitment to his parents and siblings and flowed over to his own wife and children.Harold’s love of routine and calmness did not hinder his love of a good time. ; James (Shamus) and wife, Julie, Nicholson; and Patrick (Gipper) and companion, Debbie Bernosky, Archbald.He is also survived by grandchildren, Jennifer and John Uglow, Brett and Kevin Kobe, Seamus, Michael and Liam Matthew McGee, Robert McGee, Liam Peter and Rory McAndrew.He was also preceded in death by several brothers and sisters.The family would like to thank Dr. Richard Weinberger, Jane Harrison and the entire staff of Horizon Medical Corporation; Hospice of the Sacred Heart, and nurses Shelly and Kathleen for their outstanding care. McGee is a visiting scholar at Harvard University. Beginning of the interview . Find the obituary of Harold Michael McGee (1926 - 2020) from Archbald, PA. Leave your condolences to the family on this memorial page or send flowers to show you care. He, and Julie — his wife-business partner, are good at what they do and act with integrity and good will. His sense of humor was sharp, smart and Irish – but gentle, just like Harold.He didn’t miss a trick, although his eight children would at times like to think he did. Andreas Viestad is a married man. Here is Harold McGee’s obituary. Harold knew how to throw a party and did so often. William (Beeper) and wife, Marge, Jefferson Twp. She was preceded in death by her husband, James Reece Cox; sisters and brothers, Annie Merle Hodges, Joyce Ferle Southerland, Brenda Verle Taylor; brothers, James Earl McGee, Robert Sherrill McGee, Elder Alton Derle McGee, and Eugene Harold McGee. Dan Pashman: Now, anyone who's ever had a dog knows your dog goes out in the rain and comes back all wet and has a very distinct smell. Whether it be in his backyard in Archbald, or summers on Elk Lake with family and friends, and eventually Ocean City, Md., where his children would have the pleasure of knowing “Vacation Harold.” He was the perfect balance of work and play. He was a graduate of Baptist College of … Or married to a wife? Sister: Ann McGee Kurz (d. 7-Nov-2004 multiple sclerosis) Wife: (m.) University: BA English, California Institute of Technology (1973) Harold’s family takes great comfort in knowing that the “personal friends” are reunited and cooking up merriment once again.Harold and Betty traveled the world, visiting Ireland, Alaska and Hawaii to name a few, but Harold found a special love for Kananaskis in the Rocky Mountains of Alberta Canada. His work ethic and discipline were undoubtedly rooted in his military service, where he was wounded in WWII and lived to tell about it – but rarely did. McGee or McKee (Irish: Mac Aodha, meaning "son of Aodh") is an English language surname of Irish origin. You could always find Harold in a cozy cardigan, reading or doing his crossword puzzle, a cup of hot tea by his side. I was in the States at the time. Interviewer: Dr. Máirtín Mac Con Iomaire . For its twentieth anniversary, Harold McGee prepared a new, fully revised and updated edition of On Food and Cooking. in Literature in 1973. He was also a member of Ambrose Revels American Legion Post 328, Archbald.Harold left this earth surrounded by his loving family. He is also survived by two children, Lisa McGee King (husband, Ken) and Brad McGee (wife, Nanette); five grandchildren, Kiersten King, Brooke Winfree (husband, Mark), Stacie Beth McGee, Brandon McGee, and Mark McGee; four great grandchildren, Audrey Henry, Brody Winfree, Hadley Winfree, and Levi McGee; two brothers, Ronald and Larry McGee; and many special nieces and nephews.