Saturday, March 28, 2015
Earl McNulty of Norwalk, a former Westport resident, died March 7. He was 78.
Born May 8,1936 in Norwalk, he was the son of Harold and Gussie McNulty. After graduating from St. Luke’s Prep School, he attended Syracuse University and was a member of the Psi Upsilon fraternity.
At Syracuse, he met his future wife Jane. After serving in the U.S. Army, Earl and Jane married and started a family. He was a loving and devoted husband and father of three boys. The McNulty family lived in Weston and Westport, Miami, Fla., and Marietta, Ga.
He had a long and successful career in commercial advertising with agencies such as Young and Rubicam, Ogilvy & Mather, BBDO and Tucker Wayne/West Wayne. He had a passion for running, gardening, cooking and antiques.
He and Jane turned their love for antiques into a business when he retired from advertising and they moved to Ellijay, Ga.
He is survived by his sons Gregory, Christopher and Todd; granddaughters Ansley and Haley; grandsons Ryan and Connor; daughters-in-law Kim, Lydia and Pam; brother Copp and numerous other family and friends. He was preceded in death by his wife of 47 years.
A memorial service was held Saturday, March 28 at Bernhardt Funeral Home, 163 River St., Ellijay, Ga. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the Wounded Warrior Project.
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