Clair "Bud" McConnaughey, Jr. 73 of Punxsutawney, passed away Monday, February 4, 2019 at his home. He was born September 2, 1945 in Punxsutawney to the late Clair B. McConnaughey, Sr. and Dorothy (Kellander) McConnaughey-Infantino. He was a veteran of the US Army serving during the Vietnam War. Bud adored his family. He made the most of the time he spent with his beloved grandchildren. January 26, 1968, he married the love of his life, Janice (Wineberg) McConnaughey of Punxsutawney who survives. Two children; Michael McConnaughey and wife Raquel, Denette Godo and husband Ken all of Punxsutawney Four beloved grandchildren; Jakob Godo and wife Jocelyn, Joshua Godo and Fiancee' Lexie Hunker, Shelby Gray and Fiance' Dustin Domb and Sydney McConnaughey. Two brothers David McConnaughey and wife Mary Lou and John McConnaughey all of Punxsutawney. Also several nieces and nephews.He was preceded in death by his sister; Jackie. Friends will be received from 2-5 PM on Thursday, February 7, 2019 at the McCabe Funeral Home in Punxsutawney where a funeral service will be held at 5 PM with Joseph Buterbaugh officiating. Military honors will be accorded by the Jefferson County Veterans Honor Guard immediately following the service. Private interment will be in Ridgemont Cemetery. Online condolences may be made at mccabefuneralhomespa.com
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