A Mass of Christian Burial for Donald E. McAuley, a former physical-education teacher who later managed Off-Track Betting offices, will be offered at 11 a.m. Monday in Christ the King Catholic Church, 30 Lamarck Drive at Main Street, Snyder. Burial will be in Mount Olivet Cemetery, Town of Tonawanda.
McAuley, 72, of Williamsville, died Friday (Aug. 28, 1998) in Millard Fillmore Hospital after a brief illness.
He was born in Buffalo and graduated from Mount St. Joseph's Academy. He attended Olean High School and graduated from Bennett High School.
McAuley served in the Army during World War II. He attended Canisius College for three years and then taught physical education in parochial schools.
From 1974 until his retirement in 1984, he managed a number of Off-Track Betting offices. In retirement, he was a starter at Park Club.
McAuley was a member of Christ the King Church and was a third-degree member of Knights of Columbus.
Survivors include his wife, Anna Marie, and a daughter, Donna Bennett.[hdvs]