Jay S. Mackes
January 14, 2016
Jay S. Mackes, 62, of Saylorsburg, passed away, Thursday, Jan. 14, 2016, at Brookmont Healthcare Center, Effort.
Born in East Stroudsburg on June 12, 1953, he was the son of Caroline H. “Kit” (Hart) Mackes and the late Stanley E. Mackes.
Jay was a 1971 graduate of Stroudsburg High School and a graduate of Northampton Community College, with an associate’s degree in culinary arts.
He was a member and past master of Pen Argyl Lodge No. 594, F&AM.
In addition to his mother, Caroline “Kit” of Saylorsburg, he is survived by a sister, Cheryl H. Hughes and her husband, Richard, of Saylorsburg; a nephew, Christopher R. Hughes; and a niece, Katherine E. Hughes.
Following cremation, there will be a visitation from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, Jan. 25, with Masonic services at 7 p.m., at Ruggiero Funeral Home LLC, 126 E. Pennsylvania Ave., Pen Argyl. Interment will be private at Laurelwood Cemetery, Stroudsburg.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donation may be offered to Pen Argyl Lodge No. 594, F&AM, P.O. Box 232, Pen Argyl, PA 18072.
Ruggiero Funeral Home LLC
126 E. Pennsylvania Ave., Pen Argyl